Summer hotspot Provincetown issues face mask advisory after new COVID outbreak – New York Post

A boy with a protective mask fishes on Race Point Beach, part of Cape Cod National Seashore, Monday, May 25, 2020, in Provincetown, Mass.AP

A minimum of one member of the health board felt more action is needed.

A server prepares to bring plates of food to clients at Tin Pan Alley dining establishment in Provincetown.AP

” I have to state, Im a little dissatisfied that we have not taken a stronger stand on this. Instead of simply recommending, we must need masks,” said Dr. Janet Whelan, according to the report.

Citizens in Provincetown, Massachusetts, are being encouraged to use the face coverings inside your home following the cluster of 132 cases that is believed to have actually originated from Fourth of July events, NBC Boston reported.

A coronavirus outbreak linked to a Cape Cod summer season trip hotspot triggered local health authorities on Monday to institute a new mask advisory, a report said.

A lot of those contaminated are fully vaccinated and 89 of them are Massachusetts citizens, the report said.

As part of the advisory, passed Monday by the Provincetown Board of Health, high-density venues are prompted to enforce vaccination status upon entry, the report stated.