SALEM (CBS) — The mask mandate in Salem will expire at the end of the day on Saturday. It will not be extended.
Individual businesses have the right to require masks on their premises.READ MORE: Boston Hosting Festivities For First Night Of Hanukkah
The mask mandate has been in place since August 23.READ MORE: Quincy Christmas Parade Returns After Hiatus Due To COVID
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