The real staffing issue is that many election workers that have served local offices are seniors and many are not willing to work the May election due to their increased vulnerability to the COVID-19 virus.
The penalties now include civil fines up to $1,000. For businesses, enforcement may also include local law enforcement officers or State Police Troopers using blockades to prevent people from being able to enter a non-essential business that has remained open.
Michigan's Governor signed an executive order ending in school learning for the remainder of the school year. Teachers and school employees will be paid for the remainder of the school year as learning moves online.