The City of Maryville, Nodaway County Health Department, Mosaic Medical Center – Maryville, and Northwest Missouri State University have formed an unprecedented partnership to protect the public health of the Maryville community. On July 22, 2020, the City of Maryville, with full support of its partners, approved Ordinance No. 8288 requiring face coverings in public during the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. Compliance and enforcement measures will begin 12:01 a.m., Monday, July 27, 2020.
The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) has issued guidance recommending members of the public should cover their mouth and nose to prevent inadvertently spreading COVID-19.
What are some examples of when to wear a face covering?
• When shopping at a grocery store or other retail establishment.
• When attending large gatherings while close to others, such as a sporting event.
• When walking around spaces in public accommodations open to the public.
• When standing in line, waiting to be seated, or interacting in an indoor public environment.
What are some examples of when I should not wear a face mask?
• While outdoors when able to maintain a distance of at least six (6) feet from others.
• While exercising or performing other physical activities.
• While at a swimming pool, lake or other water body.
• When at the RV Park / Cabins with only members of your household.
• When in your personal vehicle.
• When the removal of the mask is necessary to confirm identity.
• Members of a wedding party during a ceremony or while photographs of the wedding and
reception are being taken.
For the latest information regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19) please visit www.cdc.gov. Additional information and resources on the Coronavirus have also been placed on our website at www.maryville.org