Annapolis, MD (May 14, 2021) – County Executive Steuart Pittman issued the following statement regarding the lifting of the State’s mask order:
“Anne Arundel County will follow the State’s decision regarding the lifting of the mask order,” Anne Arundel County Executive Steuart Pittman said. “If you haven’t been vaccinated yet, go get your shot. We need a summer surge in vaccinations to prevent a fall surge in cases.”
Governor Larry Hogan announced the end of the statewide mask mandate, aligning Maryland with new CDC guidance. In alignment with CDC guidance, face coverings will still be required on public transportation, and in schools, child care and health care settings. It is strongly recommended that the unvaccinated continue to wear masks. Read Statewide Mask Mandate.