Most Fulton County residents are being ordered to stay home or face up to a $1,000 fine or as many as 12 months in jail as part of the county’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The new order was issued after county officials said prior restrictions to limit public interactions were not being followed.

The Fulton County Board of Health issued the shelter in place administrative order March 31 and it went into effect immediately. There is no date for when the order will be lifted order, only that…


Atlanta Business Journal
Fulton County orders residents stay home or face jail time, monetary fines