Grenada County Mask Giveaway Updates

An update to a mask giveaway in Grenada.

Other news sources report due to an abundance of residents coming to receive their free masks, the Grenada County Emergency Management Agency has set new distribution guidelines.

On the first day of the giveaway, more than 2,500 hundred masks were distributed.

Here are the new rules to get your mask:

You need a valid id and proof of Grenada County residency.

Citizens ages 60 and older can pick up their mask between 8 to 10 am each weekday.

Citizens ages 40 to 59 can come from 10 until noon

And from 1 to 5 p-m, anyone can come pick up a mask

Masks are only available Mondays through Fridays.

The Grenada County Emergency Management is located at 370 Van Dorn Street at the Grenada EOC building.

The Grenada Star reports the Grenada City Council voted in Monday's meeting to draft an ordinance that would require anyone in Grenada to wear a face mask while in public. No date has been set for the council to vote on the ordinance.

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