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Lansing School District votes to keep mask mandate

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Lansing School District(WILX)
Published: Feb. 17, 2022 at 6:52 PM EST
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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Face masks will stick around in Lansing Public Schools for the rest of the 2022-21 school year.

At Thursday’s Board of Education meeting, the board voted to keep the district’s mask mandate until the end of the year.

Related: Michigan switches to 3-phase system for COVID guidance

Ingham County had rescinded its mask mandate for schools on Feb. 10, which now comes to an end Saturday. Since the county made the decision, school districts have been weighing their options with mask mandates.

Waverly Community Schools has decided to keep their students masked as well.

Related: Why the Lansing School District voted to keep its mask mandate

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