Nearby Moniteau county officials are throwing out a warning over the rapidly growing COVID 19 cases.
Health officials there say they’re on the brink of an “Extreme Outbreak” as they have seen over 500 new cases in the past 7 days alone, putting them into a Category 1 county.
County officials are now asking residents to please wear a mask at all times, except inside your home, and to maintain the 6 feet distance as recommended by the CDC.
They’re also asking everyone to continue to wash your hands and to stay home when you’re feeling sick.
The county is also asking Business owners to modify work environments to adhere to the same requirements for all employees.