Mask mandate discussed in assembly meeting
August 6, 2020
The Wrangell Borough Assembly held a special meeting Tuesday, Aug. 4. The only item on the agenda that evening was a discussion of a potential mandate requiring the public wear face masks. No formal action was taken in the meeting, as this was only a discussion item. The general consensus among the assembly was, while they strongly recommend and encourage the public to wear masks, they do not want to go all the way to mandating it.
This discussion was brought up at the request of the Emergency Operations Center, according to Borough Manager Lisa Von Bargen. As the state is seeing increasing...