Warren County supervisors vote to extend mask mandate


WARREN COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – The Warren County Board of Supervisors voted on Tuesday, September 7 to extend the county mask mandate through October 4 at noon.

According to the Vicksburg Post, the mandate requires those unable to keep six feet of distance from others outside of their household to wear a mask. This is for government buildings, businesses and public facilities.

Exceptions to the mandate include:

  • Children under the age of eight
  • A medical condition prohibiting a person from wearing a mask
  • During the consumption of food or drink
  • Communication with someone who is hearing impaired
  • Speaking to an audience
  • Temporarily removing mask for identification purposes

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