Lansing approves mask ordinance beginning Friday

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Posted at 8:59 AM, Nov 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-25 09:59:56-05

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Beginning Friday, masks will be required in public spaces in Lansing, Kansas.

The mask ordinance will remain in effect through Jan. 31, 2021, to try and prevent the spread of COVID-19.

Public spaces include indoor spaces and outdoor spaces where social distancing can't happen.

The ordinance was approved by the Lansing City Council on Tuesday.

Violations of the mask order will be met with a small fine, increasing each time it is violated.

More information on the ordinance can be found online.