Starting on January 17, masks will be recommended, but not required.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Masks will soon be optional within the Moon Area School District.

Starting on January 17, masks will be recommended, but not required.

However, effective immediately, masks will be optional at all after-school activities and events including sports, clubs, and school dances.

The school board voted to make that change on Wednesday night during a special meeting.