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Masks required again inside city of Duluth buildings

Face masks will be required in Duluth facilities starting at 4pm on Monday. Face masks will be required in Duluth facilities starting at 4pm on Monday. |  Photo: WDIO

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Updated: May 23, 2022 03:12 PM
Created: May 23, 2022 03:05 PM

As of 4:30pm Monday, the public and staff will be required to wear masks inside all City of Duluth facilities, regardless of vaccination status.

This is due to the CDC listing St. Louis County community spread as high.

“Earlier today, an email was sent to staff alerting them of this change,” Chief Administrative Officer Noah Schuchman said. “This is not a decision that we make lightly, and is a short-term step which we feel is in the best interest of our staff, their families, and the public.”

The City continues to track information, data, and recommendations from the CDC, Minnesota Department of Health, local hospitals, and St. Louis County and strongly encourages members of the public to follow CDC guidelines around high community spread of COVID-19:

  • Wear a mask indoors in public
  • Stay up to date with COVID-19 vaccines
  • Get tested if you have symptoms
  • Any additional precautions that may be needed for people at high risk for severe illn

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