RIVERSIDE (CBSLA) — Face masks are now mandatory at city facilities in Riverside.
Starting Monday, employees and visitors at all city facilities were required to wear a mask or face covering.READ MORE: Crews Make Progress On Emigrant Fire Burning Near 5 Freeway In Pyramid Lake Area
The move comes after several employees contracted COVID-19 last month. It is also in alignment with state and federal mask guidelines.
Meanwhile, the city is encouraging employees to get fully vaccinated, wear masks, social distance and work in offices alone when possible.READ MORE: Robert Durst, New York Real Estate Scion, Convicted Of 1st Degree Murder In Death Of Longtime Friend Susan Berman
Orange and Ventura counties also recommend masks be worn indoors. So far, San Bernardino County has not.MORE NEWS: FBI Offers $20K Reward For Couple Who Went On The Run After Being Convicted In COVID-19 Relief Fraud Scheme
Los Angeles County has mandated masks be worn.