Face Mask Basics

  • Businesses can require the use of face coverings by Colorado Executive Order.
  • CDC recommends that people wear cloth face coverings in public settings and when around people who don’t live in your household, especially when other physical distancing measures are difficult to maintain.
  • Cloth face coverings are being shown to help prevent people who have COVID-19 from spreading the virus to others.
  • Cloth face coverings are most likely to reduce the spread of COVID-19 when they are widely used by people in public settings.
  • Cloth face coverings should NOT be worn by children under the age of 3 or anyone who has trouble breathing, is unconscious, incapacitated, or otherwise unable to remove the mask without assistance.

Learn more at the CDC website for face coverings

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