Pursuant to the emergency management authority vested in Shelby County, Tennessee, for coordination of relief efforts in the event of a countywide emergency that may result in substantial injury or harm to the population, and the necessity to respond to public health emergencies, which is vested in the Shelby County Health Department
(“Health Department”), this Health Order and Directive (“Directive”) is being issued to protect the public health for all citizens and businesses in Shelby County, Tennessee.
This Directive supersedes all prior written or oral Health Directives regarding the use of masks and/or cloth face coverings, and, all remaining requirements of Health Directive No. 7 shall remain in effect unless superseded.
This Order is hereby issued and effective at 6:00 p.m. CDT on July 3, 2020 and the Order shall remain in effect until it is rescinded, superseded, or amended
Shelby County Health Face Mask Order