KANSAS CITY, MO (KCTV) -- Mayor Lucas will announce a new indoor mask mandate for Kansas City on Wednesday, according to his office.
He will provide the plan during a call Wednesday morning with the CORE4. Afterwards, they will release the date it goes into effect and how long it will last.
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I have stuck with CDC guidance throughout the pandemic and today is no different.— Mayor Q (@QuintonLucasKC) July 28, 2021
I will return Kansas City to a mask mandate indoors based upon national and regional health guidance and discussion with other Kansas City leaders. I will provide further details in the morning.
We cannot ignore the rapid spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant in Missouri—outpacing much of the country. We will do all we can to ensure our corner of this state is safe.— Mayor Q (@QuintonLucasKC) July 28, 2021