Niagara Region extends mandatory mask bylaw

Niagara Region extends mandatory mask bylaw

Source: Global News

Niagara Region’s mandatory mask bylaw amid the COVID-19 pandemic will continue for another six months after the council voted in favour of extending the measure until April 1, 2021.

A final vote of 25 to 5 in favour of on Thursday night extends the bylaw, which went into effect on July 31 and was set to expire on Oct. 1.

The original order requires Niagara residents to wear masks in indoor public spaces, businesses and public transit with exceptions for medical conditions and for children under 5.

Read more

  • Previous Niagara-on-the-Lake Launches Tourism Recovery Grant
  • Next Niagara Economic Rapid Response Team: Economic Recovery Plan