New Shoreham Town Council to discuss updated mask mandate on Thursday

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NEW SHOREHAM, RI (WLNE) – After a cluster of new COVID-19 cases- New Shoreham town councilors are expected to soon decided on whether or not to reinstate some sort of mask mandate.

According to Block Island health officials, 11 COVID-19 cases were traced back to the island over the last two weeks.

Three of those were people who were fully vaccinated.

The town council is expected to meet at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Watch the town council meeting here.

We’ll have the latest from that meeting tonight on and tonight on ABC6 News 11 at 11. 


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