(CBS DETROIT) — Ferndale Public Colleges district reinstated its masks mandate indoors for college kids and employees starting Monday.
In an announcement on the district’s web site, the choice got here the college officers have been knowledgeable of excessive COVID transmission in Oakland County.
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The county is one in every of 16 Michigan counties to have a excessive group stage, in line with the U.S. Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention. Different counties impacted are Antrim, Benzie, Calhoun, Cheboygan, Chippewa, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Livingston, Mackinac, Macomb, Manistee, St. Clair, Washtenaw and Wayne.
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The CDC recommends masks for all counties within the U.S. with excessive ranges.
“I do know all of us hoped we may keep away from returning to masking in our buildings. Nevertheless, presently we consider it’s best to comply with the steering of our native, state, and federal well being businesses,” Ferndale district superintendent Dania Bazzi stated within the announcement.
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