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.”
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The mandatory zone goes from the Roaring Fork River down to Aspen Mountain and is bordered by Aspen Street and South Original Street.
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: Colorado Parks And Wildlife Records Ice On Steamboat Lake Making Eerie, Star Wars-Like Sounds
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: NFL Week 13 AFC East Preview: CBS Boston's Levan Reid Calls AFC East Title Fight A Battle Of 'Big Brother Vs Little Brother'
Learn more about the mask ordinance at: https://www.cityofaspen.com/1315/Mask-Information