In the interest of public health, the Columbia City Council voted to extend an emergency ordinance and amend certain emergency ordinances related to COVID-19 during their virtual City Council meeting on Tuesday, February 2, 2021.
Included in that ordinance is the requirement that protective masks be worn in all public places within the city. This includes busy sidewalks, waiting areas and inside commercial establishments.
The emergency ordinance that was approved on February 2, 2021 is still in effect. To view it in its entirety, click here.