WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention (CDC) launched new guidance Tuesday regarding the use of masks. It says absolutely vaccinated folks now not must masks up when doing outside actions.
“I really feel prefer it means we’re making progress,” stated Marci Nielsen, chief advisor for COVID-19 coordination for Governor Laura Kelly.
Nielsen stated Kansans are doing an incredible job in stopping the unfold of the virus.
“Each little little bit of progress is admittedly essential,” she added. “A little bit of a reward and now that its springtime, I am going out and take off my masks.”
She says as extra folks get vaccinated, extra restrictions might get lifted.
“We should always start to see much more freedoms, transferring to a spot the place all of us can get again to life as regular,” stated Nielsen.
Sedgwick County’s Well being Director Adrienne Byrne says there are nonetheless many companies within the county that require folks to masks up. She says it’s one more reason why folks ought to get vaccinated.
“It’s one other reinforcer why it’s so essential and a profit being vaccinated,” stated Byrne.