The City of Columbus Common Council declared a State of Emergency and created Resolution No. 18-21. Under Resolution No. 18-21 people entering City owned buildings, including the Columbus Public Library, are required to have a face covering if they are age two or older.
This order is effective Thursday, September 9, 2021 at 8:00am.
*Those exempt from the Emergency Order issued by the City of Columbus are not required to wear a face covering, but are encouraged to do so if safe.
- Children under the age of two.
- Individuals who are unconscious, incapacitated or otherwise unable to remove the face covering without assistance; and
- Individuals with medical conditions, intellectual or developmental disabilities, mental health conditions, or other sensory sensitivities that prevent the individual from wearing a face covering.