Health Department Statement on Updated Universal Face Covering Order

Exercise Face Covering

The Chester County Health Department – which continues to provide critical guidance and resources to Delaware County – supports the updated Universal Face Covering Order issued by the Pennsylvania’s Secretary of Health on May 3, 2021, with the following modification:

Individuals engaging in high exertion OUTDOOR activities, including but not limited to, athletics, exercise or play activities, are NOT required to wear masks when actively engaged in those activities.

More information on the order is available here.