Douglas County commissioners unanimously approved changes to its public health order

Lawrence, KS – According to the statement, the updated order removes the county’s mass gathering limit of 50 people.

The officials have reported that it keeps the mask mandate and social distancing requirements, as well as a 50% capacity at businesses.

Businesses can opt-out with written notice to the county and signs at the entrance.

According to the statement, the order goes into effect after midnight and lasts through May 26.

This story will be updated when new information is available.