Because of an executive order enacted by President Joe Biden face masks are required on all public transportation such as buses, trains and, planes,
The new order means that the OCTA is now enforcing mask wearing on the OC buses. Since the start of the pandemic this has been required but some people would ignore this with drivers not enforcing the rule.
Now because of the executive order the digital display on the front of the buses reads no mask no ride. Onboard the buses there is generally masks available at no charge at a box by the front door as you walk on.