Mask mandate in effect for 13 Mississippi counties, including three metro counties – WAPT Jackson

MISSISSIPPI, INCLUDING BUSINESSES HERE IN HINDS, MADISON AND RANKIN COUNTIES. THE GOVERNORS ORDERS SAY BUSINESSES MUST SUPPLY FACE COVERINGS FOR EMPLOYEES WHO HAVE DIRECT CONTACT WITH CLIENTS … THOSE FACE MASKS MUST BE WORN AT ALL TIMES … THERE ARE ALSO BRAND-NEW LIMITATIONS ON CELEBRATION … NO MORE THAN 10 INDIVIDUALS CAN BE INSIDE AT A TIME … AND 20 OR LESS FOR ACTIVITIES OUTSIDE … ONCE AGAIN, THE ORDER BEGINS THIS MORNING, SO BE SURE TO USE

Mask mandate in effect for 13 Mississippi counties, including 3 city counties
Gov. Reeves mask mandate in location for 13 counties

Upgraded: 10:04 AM CDT Jul 13, 2020

JACKSON, Miss.–.
Guv Tate Reeves newest executive order in which 13 counties will be needed to use masks in public enters into impact Monday.

” We have to do something to slow this pandemic down. We need to get order of it and see can we progress due to the fact that it is taking a toll on many families,” Bailey stated.
Bailey said there was a disadvantage with mandating masks during unsafe heat days.
Its really tough to breath out of the mask,” Bailey stated. “Personally, I dont wear a mask when I am outside of a store.
Guv Reeves said the mandate will stay in place up until July 20, or until cases begin to decline in the affected areas.
The 13 impacted counties consist of Hinds, Rankin, Madison, DeSoto, Harrison, Jackson, Washington, Sunflower, Grenada, Claiborne, Jefferson, Wayne and Quitman. Tap here to check out Executive Order 1507.
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Guv Tate Reeves latest executive order in which 13 counties will be needed to wear masks in public goes into effect Monday.Mississippians have blended reactions to the latest required by the governor.Lorenzo Bailey, who is a basketball coach, said the mask required is essential. Bailey stated there was a disadvantage with mandating masks throughout unsafe heat days. Its actually tough to breath out of the mask,” Bailey said. “Personally, I do not use a mask when I am outside of a shop. Its really tough to breath out of the mask,” Bailey stated.

Mississippians have actually mixed responses to the most recent mandate by the guv.
Lorenzo Bailey, who is a basketball coach, stated the mask required is required.

Governor Tate Reeves newest executive order in which 13 counties will be needed to wear masks in public goes into impact Monday.Mississippians have actually mixed reactions to the latest mandate by the governor.Lorenzo Bailey, who is a basketball coach, stated the mask mandate is needed. Bailey stated there was a downside with mandating masks throughout hazardous heat days. Its truly hard to breath out of the mask,” Bailey stated.