“It’s been outrageously crazy. Toilet paper’s flying off the shelf, bleach, hand wipes, hand sanitizer. … Even our suppliers have been having a difficult time as far as some items. We can’t get hand sanitizer in, paper products — they’re being limited as to what comes in.
“We’re having our floors cleaned more. In our spare time, which we don’t have much of right now, we’re actually wiping the shelves down as much as we can.”
“I would say we are probably like 30% slower than what we normally are in the last couple days. We’ve been doing some extra cleaning, putting Lysol wipes in the bathroom.”
University of Virginia
The University of Virginia, which is on spring break, announced that it is moving classes online as of March 19. The university itself is not closed, but operations have been modified. Unless they cannot return home, students are strongly encouraged leave on-Grounds housing.
Mike Kropf is a photographer with work printed in various publications in central Virginia. Previously, he was the staff photographer for Longwood University and a photographer for the Washington Football Team.