Lake County mask distribution efforts are continuing without restrictions, thanks to Lake County Board of County Commissioners’ partnership with the Florida Department of Health to provide reusable cloth face coverings to residents while supplies last.
The goal is to help promote the Florida Department of Health Advisory encouraging residents to wear masks in public and socially distance.
According to a news release, face coverings are available to Lake County residents and will be available at the following libraries:
-Astor County Library, 54905 Alco Road, Astor
-Cagan Crossings Public Library, 16729 Cagan Oaks, Clermont
-Cooper Memorial Library, 2525 Oakley Seaver Drive, Clermont
-East Lake County Library, 31340 S. County Road 437, Sorrento
-Eustis Memorial Library, 120 N. Center St., Eustis
-Fruitland Park Library, 604 W. Berckman St., Fruitland Park
-Marianne Beck Memorial Library, 112 W. Central Ave. Howey-in-the-Hills
-Marion Baysinger Memorial Library, 756 W. Broad St., Groveland
-Minneola Schoolhouse Library, 100 S. Main Ave., Minneola
-Lady Lake Public Library, 225 W. Guava St., Lady Lake
-Leesburg Public Library, 100 E. Main St., Leesburg
-Paisley County Library, 24954 County Road 42, Paisley
-Tavares Public Library, 314 N. New Hampshire Ave., Tavares
-Umatilla Public Library, 412 Hatfield Drive, Umatilla
-W.T. Bland Public Library, 1995 N. Donnelly St., Mount Dora
For specific hours for when masks will be available at each library, visit: lakecountyfl.gov/COVID-19/#Cloth%20Face%20Covering%20Distribution
Face coverings will also be available for pickup at the following city and town halls while supplies last:
-Astatula Town Hall, 25009 County Road 561, Astatula
-Mascotte City Hall, 100 E. Myers Blvd., Mascotte
-Minneola City Hall, 800 N. US Hwy 27, Minneola
-Montverde Town Hall, 17404 Sixth St., Montverde
Visit the CDC’s COVID-19 resource page for more information about proper mask use and care.
To sign up for the latest emergency notifications regarding COVID-19, text COVIDUPDATE to 888777 or visit www.lakecountyfl.gov/COVID-19 and follow Emergency Management at www.facebook.com/LakeCountyFLEmergencyManagement and www.twitter.com/lakeemergency. For the latest information, residents can call the Citizens Information Line at 352-253-9999 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.