Emerald Isle requiring masks in town buildings

EMERALD ISLE, N.C. (WITN) – One Eastern Carolina town has reinstated a mask mandate for town buildings.

Emerald Isle said due to the peak in COVID-19 cases, visitors must wear a mask that covers their mouth and nose when inside town facilities.

The town also said during commissioner meetings, there will be limited seating and those in the audience must wear a mask. Emerald Isle said their meetings are streamed on their Facebook page as well as placed on Zoom.

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