Chief Cyrus Ben Issues Resumption Of Safer At Home, Curfew Reinstated

Chief Cyrus Ben has issued executive order 2020-09 “Resumption of Safer At Home.” Chief Ben made an announcement “stating that order was put in place due to the recent increase of Covid-19 cases within the Tribal Land Community. As part of the order, curfew has been reinstated from 12am- 5am, gatherings are limited to 10 people indoors and outdoors and distance learning will continue in all Choctaw Schools until November 23rd.” 47 new cases were diagnosed within a four day period.
***Ben also said “please do your part to keep our numbers of COVID cases down by staying at home, wearing a mask when out in public and are around others that do not live with you, practice social distancing (stay six feet apart) and sanitize hands and frequently-touched items and surfaces often.”