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Posted on: July 29, 2021

Mayor Broome Institutes Mask Requirement for City-Parish Buildings

BATON ROUGE, LA – July 29, 2021 – Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome announced a mask requirement today for anyone entering a City-Parish buildings beginning Friday, July 30. The mask requirement is being instituted due to the surge of COVID-19 cases related to the Delta variant.

“Masks are an important part of keeping us safe from COVID-19, in accordance with CDC and LDH guidance. However, I strongly encourage everyone to take the most important step and go get vaccinated,” said Mayor Broome.

Free Pfizer vaccines are available Tuesday-Saturday, 11 a.m.-6 p.m., at the Mall of Louisiana on the first floor near the main entrance in the old Williams Sonoma store. Free $10 Visa gift cards are available for those receiving a vaccine while supplies last. Learn more about COVID vaccines in East Baton Rouge Parish at

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