Face Mask Ordinance

Facemask RequiredHays City Commissioners approved Ordinance No. 3988, requiring the wearing of masks or other face coverings, at their regular meeting held July 23, 2020. The Ordinance requires all persons in the City of Hays to cover their mouths and noses with a mask or other face covering in certain circumstances. This ordinance becomes effective 8:00 a.m. on Monday, July 27th and will expire at midnight on August 31st This ordinance is enforceable inside city limits and at the Hays Regional Airport.



The Hays Police Department will field complaints of ordinance violation by email at masks@haysusa.com. Do not call 911 to report a violation of this ordinance.