HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP/KDKA) — Gov. Tom Wolf has announced that 13 western Pennsylvania counties, including the heavily populated Pittsburgh metropolitan area, can shed his most restrictive Coronavirus pandemic orders on movement and businesses.
The counties announced Friday for reopening in a week are Allegheny, Armstrong, Bedford, Blair, Butler, Cambria, Fayette, Fulton, Greene, Indiana, Somerset, Washington and Westmoreland counties.
Those comprise nearly 2.7 million residents.
Allegheny County Executive Rich Fitzgerald and Pittsburgh Mayor Bill Peduto issued statements on the announcements: