WATCH: City leaders host Q&A about ‘Stay Home, Work Safe’ orders

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SAN ANTONIO – City and county leaders held a Q&A to answer residents’ questions about the “Stay Home, Work Safe” orders that were issued Monday by San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Bexar County Judge Nelson Wolff.

View the entire Q&A in the video player above.

The emergency orders include tighter restrictions for businesses and residents in an attempt to slow the spread of the novel coronavirus.

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The Stay Home, Work Safe” rules go into effect at 11:59 p.m. on Tuesday and will remain in effect until April 9, unless extended. Residents are instructed to stay home unless for crucial errands or essential job duties.

Because such an order is unprecedented in San Antonio, many residents may have questions about what is and is not allowed.

Deputy City Attorney Liz Provencio and Civil Section Chief of the Bexar County District Attorneys Office Larry Roberson hosted the Q&A to answer those questions.

Explained: San Antonio, Bexar County issue ‘Stay Home, Work Safe’ orders. Here’s what that means.

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