Governor Wolf (PA) announced on April 22, 2020, that non-essential construction projects may resume in Pennsylvania effective May 1, 2020.  Undoubtedly, owners will expect contractors to be prepared to resume work on or shortly after that date.

On April 23, the Governor issued guidance for businesses in the construction industry permitted to operate during the COVID-19 disaster emergency.

If you are having any difficulty meeting contractual obligations during or after COVID-19, please contact Marianne J. Gilmartin or the Stevens & Lee attorney with whom you normally work.