By CBS3 Staff

REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (CBS) — Masks are now required on the beaches and boardwalk in Rehoboth Beach, Delaware. Rehoboth Beach Mayor Paul Kuhns joined CBS3 Thursday morning to discuss the new mandate.

While wearing masks may be a difficult situation to enforce, he says they have already seen an increase in people wearing masks since the requirement went into effect Wednesday evening.

WATCH THE VIDEO ABOVE FOR THE FULL INTERVIEW.