Golf Courses Close as Part of Governor's "Safer at Home" Order
April 2, 2020
The great, but somewhat crusty, Mark Twain once proclaimed: “Golf is a good walk spoiled.”
The way many golf courses in the area feel, Wisconsin Democratic Gov. Tony Evers has also spoiled their good walk.
Evers issued a “Safer At Home” order on March 25, stating that non-essential businesses must close in an attempt to stop the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. In that order, Evers listed golf courses among non-essential businesses, but allowed other outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and walking to continue.
Evers’ order — which runs through April 24 — left many i...