Boone County will not put a new health order in place after the current one expires on May 12th.
Columbia Mayor Brian Treece made the announcement this afternoon saying that masks will be still be required in city buildings.
Individual businesses and schools have the ability to require masks.
The lifting of the restrictions comes before the 2nd weekend of this year’s MU graduations.
Treece did say restrictions could be put back in place if cases trend upward again.