Masks mandatory Wednesday in all indoor public spaces
July 1, 2020
Gov. Kate Brown announced Monday that Oregonians statewide are required to wear face coverings in indoor public spaces, beginning Wednesday, July 1.
The order applies to businesses and members of the public visiting indoor public spaces. Face covering requirements were already mandated in eight counties, in the upper Willamette Valley, the Columbia Gorge and along the northern Pacific coast, before Brown made her announcement.
“From the beginning of the reopening process, I have said that reopening comes with the risk of seeing an increase in COVID-19 cases beyond our health systems’ ca...