Mecklenburg County’s Indoor Mask Mandate May Soon Be Lifted

Mecklenburg County’s indoor mask mandate will be automatically lifted once the average percent positive rate of COVID-19 falls below 5% for one week, commissioners unanimously approved Wednesday night. Mecklenburg County Health Director Gibbie Harris clarified that the rate must be 4.99% or lower for seven consecutive days. A vote or a meeting will not be required to lift the mask mandate.

Author: Mike Jackson