State Representative Greta Neubauer (D-Racine) kicked off the Racine County Eye face mask competition.
“Racine, it is time to #MaskUp. Consider this the beginning of an unofficial contest for the coolest mask and outfit combo in Racine. Here are the submissions from me and my boyfriend” says Greta’s Facebook status.
From all ages and backgrounds, Racine is masking up to fight COVID-19.
The winner will receive a $100 gift certificate to Malicki’s Piggly Wiggly. Thanks to everyone for participating. Check out the submissions below.
A Word from our Readers about wearing a face mask
Bre Miller says: “Elijah and Ruby’s grandparents have underlying health issues and we don’t want to spread anything. We are controlling what we can by wearing masks.”
Businesses like Clover Pup Salon are doing what they can to make Racine safer. Protecting clients and the community, one face mask at a time.
Natasha Colson, a nursing student at UW-Parkside, says: “If everyone collectively wears a mask, except those who absolutely cannot, we can dramatically decrease the risk of transmitting COVID-19, and save lives.”
Racine residents are doing what they can to stop the spread of COVID-19 by wearing masks.
Which mask is your favorite? Tell us in the comment section below who you think the winner should be.
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