El alcalde de Chicago, Lightfoot, publica una foto sin máscara en el juego de la WNBA, aparentemente violando los mandatos de máscaras de interior

El Chicago Sky aseguró el título de la WNBA sobre el Phoenix Mercury en casa el domingo con Lightfoot y los fanáticos llenando el Wintrust Arena para el juego final..

Después de que el cielo se llevó el título, Lightfoot posted a picture online of her celebrating without a mask among legions of masked fans — going against her own city’s mask mandate.

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De hecho, Lightfoot’s maskless gallivanting skirted both the Chicago local ordinance as well as Illinois’ statewide mask mandato.

The Wintrust Arena is following all state and local mandates which require guests to wear masks indoors at all times, except when eating or drinking,” the arena’s sitio web estados. Lightfoot did not appear to be eating or drinking in the photo.

Lightfoot’s office did not respond to Fox News’ request for comment on the photo or questions on why they posted a photo showing an apparent violation of the ordinances and what kind of example the mayor sets with the posted photo.

The Windy City’s mask mandate went back into effect in August, requiring face coverings indoors for everyone, incluso toddlers as young as 2 años, independientemente del estado de vacunación.

Dr. Allison Arwady, Chicago’s public health commissioner, said she hopes the mask mandate will be remoto again by the end of 2021.

For the next few weeks, por lo menos, it is here to stay,” Arwady said Sunday. “We’re a little over 300 cases right now, so when we’re halfway in that substantial mark, we will recommend taking them off.

Chicago’s top doctor said that if cases of COVID-19 fall below the 200 mark in the city of 2.7 un millón de personas, the mask mandate could end.

The Chicago Sky defeated the Phoenix Mercury for the 2021 WNBA championship by six points, 80 a 74.

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