"It is absolutely critical that we continue to fight this virus with everything we got.”
State officials are hoping to bring on several thousand new hospital workers in the coming weeks.
The governor also let about 300 bills go into law without his signature.
Recreational outdoor activities will be allowed to resume Thursday morning.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan wore a mask from Route One Apparel at a press conference last month.
The governor of Maryland went live with Trevor Noah this week.
The plan's first stage shifts the stay-at-home order into a recommendation.
Maryland counties had already announced similar orders requiring face-coverings.
The designation means the county needs “urgent federal attention,” Gov. Larry Hogan said.
USM took a burden off students. Maryland should do the same for UMD.