Lawton City Council votes to repeal mask mandate immediately

Now that the City of Lawton has enacted a mask mandate, 7News reached out to other southwest...
Now that the City of Lawton has enacted a mask mandate, 7News reached out to other southwest Oklahoma communities to see if they would follow suit.
Updated: Mar. 23, 2021 at 2:48 PM CDT
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LAWTON, Okla. (TNN) - Lawton City Council voted to repeal the mask mandate in Lawton on Tuesday at the meeting unanimously.

Brandie Combs from the Health Department testified before council to warn them against repealing the ordinance following spring break.

Councilman Jay Burk first motioned to end the mandate, saying he felt confident Lawton was headed in the right direction.

Stay with your 7NEWS team for more updates tonight.

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