(CBS Detroit) — Wayne County students and staff will no longer be required to wear masks.
The county announced it is dropping its mask mandate for schools, effective immediately. The change comes a day after the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) dropped its recommendations for all schools in the state.READ MORE: COVID-19 Vaccines Saved Nearly 20 Million Lives In First Year, Study Says
The county follows other counties, including Washtenaw, Oakland and Ingham. Mask mandates in those areas are set to expire on Feb. 28.READ MORE: Michigan Ballot Initiative Aims To Protect Abortion Rights
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