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File #: RES 20-076    Version: 1 Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 9/4/2020 In control: City Council
On agenda: 9/8/2020 Final action: 9/8/2020
Title: Action on Resolution 20-076, an Emergency Resolution of the City Council of the City of Brookings, South Dakota, to Address a Public Health Crisis.
Attachments: 1. Memo, 2. Resolution

Title

Action on Resolution 20-076, an Emergency Resolution of the City Council of the City of Brookings, South Dakota, to Address a Public Health Crisis.

 

Body

Summary:

An Ordinance is presented to the City Council which amends Ordinance 20-010 and implements a mask requirement for all indoor businesses and public spaces where six (6) feet of social distancing cannot be adhered.  Ordinance 20-010 allows amendments by Resolution.  A resolution is presented outlining the implementation and exemptions to further clarify common questions submitted by the public of the mask ordinance.

 

Background:

The City Council will consider a mask ordinance on September 8th.  The ordinance requires masks in all indoor businesses and public spaces where six (6) feet of social distancing cannot be adhered to.  A number of questions surround the ordinance including exemptions and those affected.  Ordinance 20-010 allows the adoption of a resolution to provide amendments or greater clarification.

 

Fiscal Impact:

None.

 

Recommendation

Recommendation:

Staff recommends approval.

 

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Attachments:

Memo

Resolution