The Dotte Delays COVID Mask Mandate Amid Metro Frustration

Elected leaders across the state line are playing for time in the midst of a historic American re-masking and the pandemic precaution crackdown.

Our AWESOME TKC blog community thinks the hesitation might have a lot to do with the overwhelmingly negative reception of recent orders this week . . . And so, we check even more mixed messages coming from The Dotte . . .

Wyandotte County health officials recommend mask mandate

KANSAS CITY, KS (KCTV) - Wyandotte County is one step closer to a mask mandate. Thursday night, Unified Government Public Health Department leaders presented data to the Board of County Commissioners for a special session. Medical Officer Dr. Allen Greiner, MD, concluded the presentation by recommending they institute a mandate similar to what Kansas City Mayor Quinton Lucas created on Wednesday.

Wyandotte County Health Officials Push For A Mask Mandate, But Commissioners Take No Action

The Wyandotte County Health Department is recommending a six-week mask mandate, regardless of vaccination status, as the area faces a rising number of COVID-19 cases. The department told the Unified Government's Board of Commissioners on Thursday night that action is needed "urgently" as case numbers rise to highs last seen in January.

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