Omaha Mask Ordinance Extended As State Covid Death Toll Nears 400
Nebraska is approaching 400 COVID-19 deaths. As of yesterday, 399 people statewide had died from the coronavirus during the pandemic. The state has seen 34-thousand-547 COVID-19 cases. Omaha residents will have to wear face coverings in public for a few more weeks. In response to the pandemic, the Omaha City Council voted yesterday to extend the public face mask ordinance to October 20th. The ordinance went into effect on August 11th and was scheduled to expire on September 15th.