Damaged facial coverings or masks should be removed from service. This includes any facial coverings or masks that:
• no longer covers the nose and mouth;
• have stretched or damaged ties or straps;
• cannot stay on the employee’s face; and/or
• have holes or tears in the fabric.
Used/damaged facial coverings or masks must be discarded directly into the trash outside a City building or into a designated used/damaged mask receptacle if one is provided. For questions about where to discard a mask, ask your supervisor.