Statement from Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin and the Kanawha County Commission

Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin and Kanawha County Commissioners Kent Carper, Ben Salango and Hoppy Shores issued the following statement today in response to the Governor issuing at Stay-at-Home Order for the State of West Virginia.


"We applaud the Governor for taking this necessary step urging citizens to stay at home and requiring non-essential businesses to cease operations. We are facing a unique and constantly-changing challenge and we must continue to evaluate the circumstances and adjust quickly to stay ahead of the curve. We will continue to work with Dr. Sherri Young of the Kanawha-Charleston Health Department to receive vital health recommendations and updates. Thank you Governor for taking this important necessary step today."