St. Louis and St. Louis County are reinstating a mask mandate beginning Monday, July 26 because of the increased spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant.

  • Everyone over the age of 5 must wear masks indoors in public and on public transportation, even if vaccinated. 
  • Wearing masks outdoors, especially in group settings, is strongly encouraged.
  • Exceptions will include people who are seated in a restaurant or bar eating and drinking and individuals will disabilities that prevent them from putting on or removing face coverings.