Kansas is ramping up public health orders quickly.
Here's another update as the pandemic dress code is back in action . . .
The council voted 7 to 1 to pass the measure. The mask mandate takes effect Jan. 18.
Businesses are required to post signs asking people to wear a mask and could face a $250 fine per day for not requiring masks.
Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com news links . . .
Hide Transcript Show Transcript TO HELP THE COMMUNITY FIRST AT 4. HELP IS ON THE WAY NOW FOR KANSAS SCHOOLS WHIT STAFF SHORTAGES. I'M KELLY ECKERMAN THE STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION IS VOTING TO TEORMPARILY EASE THE REQUIREMENTS FOR SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS. KMBC9'S EMILY HALLWICK IS LIVE NOW IN KANSAS CITY KANSAS WITH REACTION FROM LOCAL DISTRICTS.
And just so readers don't think it's a JoCo phenomena . . .
KANSAS CITY, Mo. - The Douglas County Commission met Wednesday to discuss a mask mandate. After hours of discussion and public comment, the commission voted to implement a mask mandate that begins on Thursday and runs until Feb. 9. The meeting was in response to an emergency mask mandate that was passed last week .
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