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Modesto Area Express (MAX) Bus

Posted on: February 12, 2021

Mask Policy - Effective as of February 1st

MAX Updates Mask and Face Covering Policy

Mask Policy 

The Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority (StanRTA) Mask policy which matches the current guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) is currently being enforced on all transit systems. Riders without a proper face covering, or who do not meet the below Age requirements or ADA exemptions, will not be allowed to ride. 

Age Requirement

All transit riders over the age of 2 must now wear a face covering. 

ADA Exemption

A person with a disability who cannot wear a mask, or cannot safely wear a mask, because of the disability as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). 

Proper Mask and Face Covering Guidelines

  • Proper masks are made from a solid piece of material without slits or valves. 
  • Masks must have at least two layers or tightly woven fabric that fit snugly around the nose and chin. 
  • Improper masks include scarves/ski masks, those that do not fit property, and those that have only one layer. 

Stanislaus Regional Transit Authority (StanRTA) will provide face coverings to riders that do not have one.

Centers for Disease Control (CDC) website
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