Air Travel Mask Mandate Continues For Now, School Mask Mandate Also Continues.
UPDATE 3:46 PM: Masks remain mandatory in Palm Beach County Schools through end of school year, optional next year. Latest, here.
BY: STAFF REPORT | BocaNewsNow.com
BOCA RATON, FL (BocaNewsNow.com) (Copyright © 2021 MetroDesk Media, LLC) — If you needed a reason to get vaccinated, this is it. The CDC says you no longer need to wear a mask if you are fully vaccinated with Pfizer, Moderna or Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 vaccine.
Those who are not vaccinated are being encouarged to continue wearing masks as you could still get sick and die.
It is not immediately clear what this means for supermarkets, stores, office buildings and more. Schools continue to mandate masks — although that could change quickly in Palm Beach County. The mask mandate continues on airplanes and is expected to for some time. The CDC said there is no current plan to rescind that order. Without a workable vaccine passport, there is no way to determine who is vaccinated and who is not.
We remind readers that most kids are not vaccinated, so that becomes a factor in most group settings.
This is a developing story. We will continue to update with local ramifications as we learn more.
Content copyright © 2022 Metro Desk Media, LLC. All Rights Reserved. BocaNewsNow.com ® is a registered trademark. BocaRudeton™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. Sirens™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “You hear sirens, we know where they went,”™ is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. “Don’t Want To Be Seen Here? Don’t Be Rude Here!™” is a trademark of MetroDesk Media, LLC. We vigorously protect our intellectual property and journalistic product. Broadcast stations must credit BocaNewsNow.com on air. Print must refer to BocaNewsNow.com. Online must link to BocaNewsNow.com. We have agreements with several organizations. Contact news (at) bocanewsnow.com. Call 866-4-FL-NEWS. Arrest reports are police accusations. Guilt or innocence is determined in a court of law.
The Latest From BocaNewsNow.com
- Man Severs Hand In Fireworks Accident, Hand, Man Transported To Hospital Separately
- SHOOTING: West Boca Raton Man Accidentally Shoots Self
- TRAVEL TROUBLE: Thousands Of Flights Delayed, Hundreds Canceled As Of Saturday Afternoon
- Fireworks Set For West Boca Raton, Here’s The Information You Need
- LAWSUIT: Encore Boca Raton Care So Poor, Skin Deteriorated
- Woman Allegedly Pours Milk On Man, He Calls Cops, Ends Up In Jail
- TRAVEL MELTDOWN: JetBlue Delays 38 Fort Lauderdale Flights, Spirt 24
- STORM WATCH: Now Two Disturbances Being Watched, Florida Threat Low
- P.F. Chang’s In Boca Raton Cited Again By Health Inspector, Twice In Days