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Governor Herbert Issues Instructions for All Utah Residents to Wear Face Masks in Public


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Governor Gary Herbert demonstrates the ease of wearing face masks in public to deter the spread of Covid-19.

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Utah’s governor Gary Herbert said on April 29, 2020 that every utahn can wear a face mask. The state of purchased 2 million masks so that every resident can and will have a mask. This is for those less fortunate who don’t have the funds to either make or buy a face mask for them or their family. This order has helped over 200 Utahns by keeping local manufacturers open. “We want to do everything we can as we work together as a state to combat COVID-19,” said Gov. Herbert. The masks will be shipped free of charge and masks will also be distributed to first responders through the state’s emergency management offices. This has helped and will help many people stay employed and stay safe.

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