Trenton, NJ: 3.13.2018 – Governor Phil Murphy today announced that the State of Emergency declared on March 6, 2018 has been lifted. New Jersey residents can resume normal activity but are still directed to use caution when navigating roads, especially due to ongoing inclement weather and continued snow melting.
State offices will operate on a normal schedule.
Text of Executive Order 15 is below.
State of New Jersey
Executive Order #15
Governor Philip D. Murphy
WHEREAS, Executive Order No. 14 (2018), declaring a State of Emergency, was issued on March 6, 2018, because of severe weather events on March 2, 2018 and March 7, 2018; and
WHEREAS, the severity of the conditions necessitating the declaration of a State of Emergency has eased;
NOW, THEREFORE, I, PHILIP D. MURPHY, Governor of the State of New Jersey, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and by the Statutes of this State, do hereby ORDER and DIRECT:
- The State of Emergency declared in Executive Order No. 14 (2018) is terminated effective at 10:00 a.m., Eastern Daylight Time, on March 13, 2018.
GIVEN, under my hand and seal this 13th day of March, Two Thousand and Eighteen and of the Independence of the United States the Two Hundred and
/s/ Philip D. Murphy