LA FERIA, Texas – The city of La Feria releasing a statement on the current Shelter in Place orders issued by the county.
Mayor Olga Maldonado reminds residents if you must leave your home, it is now mandatory to use a form of face covering, and must be used for the following:
- Inside any building other than your home
- Walking through business parking lots
- When pumping gas
- In all public settings
- Employees of essential businesses
The release continues by saying, covering types may include homemade cloth masks, scarves, or bandanas. Surgical masks are not required.
The city is discouraging any unnecessary travel or gatherings of more than 6 people during the Easter holiday. Police will be enforcing these orders, said the release.