MARSHFIELD, Mo.– The City of Marshfield will now require all those within city limits to wear face coverings. The City’s latest executive order, Executive Order #2020-06, went into effect Nov. 23, 2020.
The order allows some circumstances in which masks can be removed. Those instances include:
- When you’re outside and six feet away from others.
- When you’re exercising outside or exercising inside but at a safe distance (six feet).
- When you’re eating or drinking, only in an outdoor dining area or inside but able to keep six feet from other tables.
- When any person in your conversation is deaf or hard of hearing and not wearing a face mask is needed for communication.
- When receiving a service that would require you to remove your mask, like a dental exam.
- When you need to prove your identity.
- When federal or state law prohibits wearing a mask.
- When you’re asked to remove your mask by a law enforcement officer.
- When your medical provider asks you to take your mask off.
- Marshfield school district is exempt from the order, and are permitted to follow their own district guidelines.
The order is set to expire on Dec. 10, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. unless otherwise extended.