Mask Information & Guidelines

Voluntary Compliance of Wearing Face Coverings

mask-only Opens in new windowIn an effort to help mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 and keep the Public safe, the City of Sebastian has passed Resolution No. R-20-08:

AN EMERGENCY RESOLUTION OF THE CITY OF SEBASTIAN, INDIAN RIVER COUNTY, FLORIDA, TO REQUIRE VOLUNTARY COMPLIANCE OF WEARING FACE COVERINGS WHEN IN PUBLIC, REQUIRING THAT ESTABLISHMENTS THAT CANNOT MAINTAIN SOCIAL DISTANCING OF STAFF TO WEAR FACE COVERINGS: PROVIDING FOR CONFLICTS, PROVIDING FOR SCRIVENNER’S ERRORS AND PROVIDING FOR AN EFFECTIVE DATE.

Please click on the link below to access Resolution No. R-20-08.

Link To Full Resolution No. R-20-08

CDC Guidelines

  • CDC recommends that people wear cloth face coverings in public settings and when around people who don’t live in your household, especially when other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain.
  • Cloth face coverings may help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others.
  • Cloth face coverings are most likely to reduce the spread of COVID-19 when they are widely used by people in public settings.
  • Cloth face coverings should NOT be worn by children under the age of 2 or anyone who has trouble breathing, is unconscious, incapacitated, or otherwise unable to remove the mask without assistance.

More information can be found at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/diy-cloth-face-coverings.html