Governor expected to grant Salt Lake County mayor’s request for mandatory masks

in Salt Lake County

It’s not official, but Gov. Gary Herbert said Wednesday he will likely grant Mayor Jenny Wilson’s request to make wearing masks in public mandatory in Salt Lake County.

Herbert said he will meet with county government and health officials on Thursday to discuss their request and data to support it. He said he has always favored local control, and believes local leaders know what is best for the people they serve. The request will likely be granted.

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