July 30, 2020
Face Coverings Reminder | Emergency Ordinance 2020-06 Extended
Emergency Ordinance 2020-06 regarding face coverings has automatically extended for a successive thirty (30) day period until August 27, 2020. The Ordinance requires face coverings to be worn in certain public areas and by employees that interact with the public within the Town of Kiawah Island.
Face coverings are required to be worn by the public while:
- Waiting to enter or entering a restaurant at all times except when seated for dining or beverage service
- Waiting outside or inside to pick up a carry-out order at a restaurant
- Entering or waiting to enter any business, club, or association facility
- Entering the Municipal Center (masks will be provided for persons who do not bring a personal mask)
There are exceptions for young children and persons with specific health issues that prevent wearing a face covering, and persons in private offices. This Ordinance remains in place until August 27, 2020 unless acted on by Town Council. The entire Ordinance and initial announcement is available here.