OCEAN CITY, Md. — Guests visiting the Ocean City Boardwalk will be required to wear masks beginning Friday at 5 p.m.
The declaration issued by the town of Ocean City is meant to build on a requirement from Gov. Larry Hogan that people must wear a mask in an outdoor public area if social distancing isn’t possible.
The declaration requires anyone older than 5 years old to wear a mask while on the Boardwalk between the hours of 8 a.m. and 2 a.m., according to a draft of the declaration read aloud by Mayor Rick Meehan. The declaration is set to expire Aug. 31 if Meehan chooses not to extend.
Those who violate the declaration can be charged with a misdemeanor under Hogan’s order, but Ocean City leaders asked the ...Read More