Aiken, SC – The City of Aiken passed ordinance 11192020 on second reading at a City Council Meeting, November 19, that will require individuals to wear face-coverings/masks. The ordinance purposes to protect, preserve, and promote the general health, safety, and welfare of the community in certain situations and locations.
The original emergency City Ordinance that required the use of face coverings and other measures intended to safeguard against the spread of COVID-19 will expire today, November 16, 2020, at 12 noon.
Renewal of Emergency Ordinance for Face Covering Fails and New Mask Ordinance Moves to Second Reading Nov 19
Aiken, SC –The existing emergency ordinance requiring individuals to wear face coverings in certain situations and locations failed to extend with the absence of a motion from the city council. The ordinance is scheduled to expire 12:00 PM (noon) November 16, 2020.