In addition, she’s halting travel for D.C. government employees.
The mayor also provided an update on the number of cases and deaths – saying 1,097 cases have been confirmed among District residents, while 24 people have died.
Many experts say the coronavirus’ peak has yet to hit the District and the states neighboring it.
D.C., Maryland and Virginia have all closed non-essential businesses along with schools in order to strengthen social distancing measures to keep the virus from spreading.
Also on Monday, D.C. Council Chairman Phil Mendelson said that although the city is in good shape financially, it’s dipping into contingency funds.