Effective FRIDAY, January 14, 2022 the City of Mound Bayou is re-instituting face mask requirements for all employees and visitors within all City buildings and businesses.
INCREASE IN CASES IS CAUSE FOR CONCERN!
CITIZENS ARE ENCOURAGED TO AVOID GROUP SETTINGS!
GET VACCINATED AND WEAR A MASK!
Over the past two weeks the number of COVID-19 patients in ICU has increased nearly 107%. The number of patients on ventilators has increased 54%. The unvaccinated still make up the vast majority of new COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths across the state. Between Dec. 7 and Jan. 3, unvaccinated Mississippians made up 98% of cases, 88% of hospitalizations and 72% of deaths. MSDH is reporting an additional 8,204 cases and 26 deaths and 294 ongoing outbreaks in long-term care facilities. State #COVID19 totals: 616,972 cases, 10,589 deaths, and 1,464,119 persons fully vaccinated as of January 11, 2022