By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – As of today, Allegheny County is no longer requiring masks for fully vaccinated employees at its worksites.

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The new policy went into effect today for employees, contractors, and visitors at most of the county’s facilities.

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Unvaccinated people will still be required to wear masks and maintain social distancing protocols.

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Local leaders said the decision was made in line with the CDC’s guidance.