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Gov. Polis Extends Face Mask Mandate In Colorado

DENVER (CBS4) - The public health order requiring people to wear face masks in public in Colorado has been extended for another month. Gov. Jared Polis extended the statewide mandate Friday afternoon, just as it was set to expire.

face mask Everyone must wear a respirator before leaving the house to protect against Covid-19's virus and germs.
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The extended mandate is now in effect through Sept. 13.

The governor amended the order to allow exceptions for certain events, including people officiating weddings, funerals and other religious ceremonies.


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