Tampa judge strikes down CDC's mask mandate for travelersA federal judge in Tampa, Florida struck down on Monday the Biden administration's mask mandate for airplanes and other public transport methods.
Protesters Demand Mask Mandates in Georgia CollegesCollege campuses are becoming the latest setting for the fight over COVID-19 guidelines. All this week, students, staff, and supporters will be protesting on Georgia campuses calling for tougher safety measures.
Flight Attendants Brace For More ‘Unruly’ Passengers As Mask Mandate Extends To JanuaryFlight attendants brace for more ‘Unruly’ passengers.
Pinellas County School Board Votes Against Emergency Mask Mandate MeetingOn Tuesday, the Pinellas County School board voted to not hold an emergency meeting to consider a district-wide mask mandate.
Local Parent Group Asks Pinellas County Schools For Mask MandatePinellas County Officials say now 2,757 student and staff members are in quarantine or isolation and the group called Pinellas Safe Schools doesn’t want that number to increase.
Hillsborough County School Board Passes Stricter Mask Mandate With Opt-Out OptionThe new mandate would require all students and staff to wear masks and a medical opt-out note would be required from a licensed doctor to not participate.
Manatee County School District Passes Mask Mandate With Opt-Out OptionWhen the topic was brought up, parents during public comment were passionate, with a majority in support of the mask mandate.
Disney World Adjusts Mask Policy To Reflect CDC UpdatesIn a major moment for Disney parks, and the theme park industry overall, Walt Disney World changed its mask rules for guests following new guidance from the CDC.
Pasco Schools May Eliminate Mask Requirement For Students By The End Of AprilThe Pasco County School district announced it might not enforce mask-wearing by the end of April 2021.
Pasco, First FL County To Distribute COVID-19 Vaccines Via WalgreensGovernor DeSantis held a press conference Wednesday addressing updates on COVID-19 vaccinations in Pasco County. Thousands of shots are now going into the arms of Floridians as distribution efforts enter the next phase across the state.
President Biden's Air Traveler Mask Mandate Removes Grey Area Of Enforcement At Tampa International AirportEnforcing varying degrees of mask mandates at Tampa International Airport was a struggle until Thursday. President Biden wasted no time in his first full day in office, signing a federal order mandating the use of masks and face coverings for all air travelers. Airport officials hope the singular and clearly defined order will result in smoother operations.
Atlanta Mayor Gives COVID-19 Update, Issues New Admin. Orders On Police ReformMayor Keisha Lance Bottoms discusses COVID-19 numbers, police reform measures, public safety and the 2020 Census in the latest press conference on August 5, 2020.
Sarasota Woman Pleads For Mask Mandate To Protect Florida Seniors“I was very scared and I still am. I have pre-existing conditions. I would not survive it.” Susan Thomas lives in a small coastal town in Sarasota County who she says she’s living there afraid because she says nothing has been done to protect seniors during the pandemic.