The city located in southern Los Angeles County will decide today whether to implement the use of these items on a mandatory basis.
A police officer arrests a driver in Los Angeles. File photo.
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With 93 cases of community-confirmed coronaviruses, the City of Carson Town Hall, south of The Angelsplans to meet today to consider issue an order requiring mandatory wearing of masks.
The measure would apply to residents and visitors within the city limits located within L.A. county and those who do not comply would face fines of up to $ 1,000.
The County Department of Public Health Director, Barbara Ferrer, reaffirmed on Monday the recommendations of the Center for Disease Control to wear face masks at all times, however, at this time the measure is not mandatory in any county city.
Recently the riverside county He issued a similar order requiring mandatory wearing of masks when leaving the house and even inside a car.
Los Angeles has more than 6,000 positive cases of coronavirus.