The directive is set to expire this weekend. Gov. Jared Polis is said he'll extend the mandate, at least for another 30 days.
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Littwin: The COVID-19 situation is serious enough that Polis had to risk humiliation in issuing a mask-wearing mandate
Jared Polis had said earlier in the week that mandates don’t work. But, as Colorado cases grow, he has gone from “wear the damn mask” to wear the damn mask or else.Opinion
Colorado’s governor issues statewide mask mandate days after saying such a requirement is unenforceable
The move comes as the number of coronavirus cases and hospitalizations has been rising in Colorado over the past several weeks
Colorado authors, thinkers and readers share their thoughts on living through historic times as the state fights the progress of coronavirusOpinion
Enforcement was an issue. Residents routinely refused to wear masks even when threatened with arrest and hefty fines. Soon Denver had the highest fatality rate in the nation.Opinion
Littwin: As coronavirus surges, it’s time for Polis to move from encouraging masks to mandating them
This is an easy call. Dr. Fauci says we could reach 100,000 cases a day. It’s up to governors to prevent this disaster. Trump is too busy fighting phony culture wars to bother.Opinion
Gov. Jared Polis said Colorado has experienced a decrease in new cases in 12 of the past 14 days, but he warned that neighboring states like Arizona and Utah have seen an uptick.
The maker of technical ski wear saw its shuttered manufacturing plant rebound when Gov. Jared Polis wore one of its masks during a news conference. Now, Phunkshun is a major contributor to the Colorado Mask Project.