Mask mandate issued in Carbon county
Public health order applies to business, municipal and county buildings
November 25, 2020
On November 18, Carbon County became one of nine other counties in the state to institute a mask mandate. The total number of counties in Wyoming with such a mandate is now at 12 with the public health orders coming as active cases of the coronavirus (COVID-19) within the state continue to rise.
Dr. Wayne Couch, public health officer for Carbon County, first announced the mask mandate during the November 17 meeting of the Board of Carbon County Commissioners (BOCCC). At that time, the health order had already been submitted to State Health Officer Alexia Harrist and was signed later that da...