“They are putting all of us at risk and endangering the lives of the elderly and immune-compromised people in our area.”
“It shouldn’t take a local or state mandate to get some of you to make the right decision.”
“I believe that if you refuse to wear a mask, and/or refuse to social distance, you should not be allowed to enter a hospital and place our valuable health care workers at risk and use medical resources.”
“Freedom does not give one the right to take away or risk another person’s life in an act of a grossly irresponsible extremism.”
“People with hearing loss need to share ideas about communicating in this situation, and it is important for others in the community to realize what some of their friends, customers or patients are experiencing.”
Masks will be required in public places on honor system except when eating or drinking. Businesses that don’t require masks may be cited.
According to the latest data from the N.C. Department of Health and Human Services, individuals under the age of 50 make up 67% of COVID-19 cases but only 5% of COVID-19 deaths. Plus, statewide metrics continue to worsen.
“Let’s spend our money in places and in businesses that willingly follow the ordinances/laws that protect our families.”
A new county policy to require the wearing of face coverings at all indoor public facilities will go into effect on Tuesday, May 26, at 7 a.m., announced Brownie Newman, chair of the Buncombe Board of Commissioners, during a May 22 press conference. The county commissioners passed a resolution directing staff to develop the policy […]
“Grocery store employees need to be wearing masks.”
“I don’t understand why there is apparently no organizational push to get these guys and gals into nonmedical face coverings for routine trips into public spaces.”