Coronavirus Covid19 UPDATE

Effective at 5 p.m. Monday, March 16, all non-essential commercial activity must halt until further notice. The City of Philadelphia today announced these new restrictions in order to reduce the spread of the COVID-19 novel coronavirus in Philadelphia.

Only essential commercial establishments should remain open. To allow for essential goods to be accessible to the public, the City of Philadelphia designates the following businesses as essential:

Supermarkets and grocery stores

Big box stores


Discount stores, mini-markets, and non-specialized food stores

Daycare centers

Hardware stores

Gas stations


Post Offices

Laundromats and dry cleaners

Veterinary clinics for domestic pets and pet stores

We will continue to keep you updated. Thank you,

Debra, Owner, SMART Fitness Studio