Cloth Face Mask Guidance Updated to "Recommended"
April 8, 2020
In light of new data about how COVID-19 spreads, the current community spread of COVID-19 in Monroe County, and guidance from the CDC, Monroe County Health Department recommends wearing cloth face coverings as an additional measure aimed at reducing the spread of COVID-19.
While a cloth face covering is not intended to protect the wearer, it may prevent the spread of COVID-19 from the wearer to others. This is to protect people around you if you are infected but do not have symptoms. These...