Gov. Edwards amends statewide mask mandate
BATON ROUGE, La. (WAFB) - Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards announced Tuesday, April 27 that he is amending the statewide mask mandate.
Local governments can set their own mandates.
Masks will still be required in K-12 schools, colleges and universities, public transit, state buildings, and healthcare facilities.
Gov. Edwards said the revision of the mandate is not an end to the recommendation of wearing a mask to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
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