The chaotic scene happened after a meeting in Cheshire was cut short Wednesday.READ MORE: 'Moulin Rouge! The Musical' Wins Big As Broadway Celebrates The 74th Annual Tony Awards
Lamont had been discussing his mask mandate with a group of parents and public health officials.READ MORE: Police Seize 7 Vans Allegedly Used As Airbnb Rentals In Manhattan
Some parents opposed to the policy tried to explain their position.
“Our group is certainly not anti-mask. We are pro-parents’ choice,” said Susan Zabohonski. “We believe that the masking of children should be left to the parent. We believe that every health decision should be left to a parent.”MORE NEWS: Woman Accused Of Telling Black Couple At Brooklyn Dog Park, 'Stay In Your Hood'
Last week, Lamont announced a mask mandate in schools until Sept. 30 because of the Delta variant.