Taylorville Mayor Bruce Barry is urging local residents to use common sense in their daily activities.
The mayor on Monday issued a news release asking residents to stay in their homes.
In an interview with Regional Radio News today (Tuesday), the mayor said his comments might have been misconstrued, adding he wants the local economy to continue.
Mayor Barry added to use common sense when out and about.
Taylorville City Hall is closed to the public as a result of the ongoing corona-19 virus concern.