(5-12-21) Ohio Governor Mike DeWine announced today that the Ohio Department of Health will remove all pandemic health orders, except those for nursing homes and assisted living facilities, on June 2nd.

DeWine said-

It’s time to end the health orders. It’s been a year. You’ve followed the protocols. You’ve done what we’ve asked. You’ve bravely fought this virus. And now, our cases are down, and we have a tested and proven weapon in the vaccine that all Ohioans 12 and over can utilize.

To celebrate the change in pandemic orders the Governor will hold drawings to encourage citizens to get the COVID 19 vaccines.

For those 18 and over…

For those 17 years and younger there will be five drawing for a full four year scholarship to an Ohio university.

For those 17 and under…

Governor’s 7-page address today –