“Come the fall and winter, there are more activities where people are indoors, they’re closer together, more opportunities for respiratory droplets to spread. If we don’t have enough people vaccinated we could certainly see a resurgence of COVID in that time.”
Dakota Vest-Wright, of Mobile, was diagnosed with COVID-19 on April 9, 2021, and admitted to the emergency room at a Mobile hospital the following Wednesday. She was transferred to UAB on April 19. She gave birth on April 20.
For a decision to be made on the mask order Monday night, the city council would need a unanimous vote for immediate consideration. If that happens, they can vote to repeal with a simple majority vote.