Las Vegas, Nevada 2021-08-04 00:12:00 –
Las Vegas (FOX5)-Many people are asking how long this latest Maskman date can last, and the answer depends on the current cases and how long Clark County stays in the surge in hospitalization.
The guideline is Nevada roadmap to the recovery playbook.
Clark County is still one of the 12 counties under Maskmandate due to the consistently high prevalence of COVID-19. These factors are outlined in the CDC Tracker.Please click here CDC tracker
According to the playbook, “So could my county get rid of the masked mandates of vaccinated individuals?”
“Yes, if your county has lowered the infection level to moderate or low levels for two consecutive weeks,” the playbook says.
Clark County Chairman Marilyn Kirkpatrick said factors include positive tests, hospitalization, daily tests, and vaccination.
“We want our community to remain open and our school to remain open,” Kirkpatrick said, asking residents to wear masks to stop the spread. rice field.
“We should be less than 160 positives [cases] Per day. We’re much better than that, “Kirk Patrick said.
Kirkpatrick said last week that measures such as mask mandates usually take three weeks to show the impact on case rates.
Esmeralda County also reduced its cases this week under Maskmandate. According to the Governor’s Office, if the low case lasts for another week, the mask mandate may be lifted by August 2013.