Curfew in Kennett, Mo. to fight spread of COVID-19

Kennett issues curfew

KENNETT, Mo. (KFVS) - The city of Kennett adopted a curfew to fight the spread of COVID-19.

The city council voted in favor of a curfew on Tuesday night, March 31.

Posted by Mayor Chancellor Wayne of Kennett Mo. on Tuesday, March 31, 2020

It will restrict movements within the city limits between the hours of 9 p.m. and 6 a.m.

The new curfew starts on Wednesday night, April 1.

A State of Emergecy has been declared as well and is in place until 8:00 a.m. on April 24.

Kennett is in Dunklin County, which has at least five confirmed cases of COVID-19.

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