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Bunnell passes face-covering mandate as cases of COVID-19 climb

Florida city's mask mandate goes into effect immediately

Debunking myths of face mask wearing
Debunking myths of face mask wearing

BUNNELL, Fla. – The city of Bunnell is the latest area to take up a mask mandate as coronavirus cases rise at an alarming rate in Florida.

Several counties and cities across the Sunshine State have passed mask mandates to help slow the spread of the coronavirus.

Bunnell’s mask mandate goes into effect immediately and does not apply to the following:

Mask Mandate Passes In Bunnell
Mask Mandate Passes In Bunnell

COVID-19 is primarily spread through respiratory droplets often dispersed through coughing, sneezing, and even speaking, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

Thus, public health officials have been advising people young and old to wear a mask.

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