City of Columbia extends face mask ordinance within city limits with unanimous vote

City of Columbia extends face mask ordinance within city limits with unanimous vote
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COLUMBIA, S.C. (WIS) - The Columbia City Council has unanimously voted to extend the emergency ordinance that requires citizens with city limits to wear a face mask or covering.

The previous emergency ordinance was set to expire on October 4. However, the new ordinance will now expire on November 15.

The ordinance also suspends normal operating procedures for City Council and City Boards and Commissions meetings.

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