Fort Riley expands mask requirement

Published: Jan. 3, 2022 at 6:53 PM CST
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FORT RILEY, Kan. (WIBW) - Fort Riley has expanded its mask requirements on the posts - for at least a couple weeks.

A news release from 1st Infantry Divisions everyone, regardless of vaccination status, must wear masks in all indoor spaces on the installation, as well as outdoor spaces where they are not able to stay six feet apart from others. Exceptions include being alone in an office with doors closes, when eating and drinking, for identification purposes, and to accommodate a person with a disability.

The order also requires masks when in a vehicle with people outside a person’s immediate household, and at all fitness centers.

The 1st Infantry Division says the order will be reassessed January 17th.

The increased precautions come as Kansas and the nation report an increase in COVID cases.

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