By CBS Baltimore Staff

CHARLES COUNTY, Md. (WJZ) — Charles County Commissioners will hold a public hearing on Tuesday to discuss a proposed mask mandate in Charles County.

The news comes as Maryland sets a new record of more than 2,000 COVID-19 hospitalizations on Wednesday.

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The mask mandate would require that Charles County citizens use face coverings inside any business, restaurant or public building.

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The meeting will be held remotely over a video teleconference service and is open to the public.

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This interested in learning more about this meeting or participating can call 301-645-0555 or visit the Charles County government webpage here.

CBS Baltimore Staff