ASPEN, Colo. (CBS4) — Aspen officials plan to extend the face mask order in the “mandatory zone” through May 1, “to protect the health of our residents and guests and keep the economy running.”
The mandatory zone goes from the Roaring Fork River down to Aspen Mountain and is bordered by Aspen Street and South Original Street.READ MORE: Colorado Weather: The Horrible Haze Expected To Get Worse
Officials said the city council and the majority of the community members who took a recent survey were in favor of extending the mandatory mask zone.READ MORE: Crews Searching Lake In Arvada For A Person Seen Struggling In The Water
The city council will vote on Oct. 27 to make the extension official.
“Thank you for wearing your mask and keeping Aspen safer and open!” officials tweeted.MORE NEWS: Catalytic Converter Theft Impacts Dozens Of Children In Arvada
Learn more about the mask ordinance at: https://www.cityofaspen.com/1315/Mask-Information