Letter to the Editor - Association leaders call on public to wear masks when social distancing not available
July 2, 2020
HELENA — We, the undersigned, are as concerned about the rising number of COVID cases and public health as we are with the economic health of the businesses we represent.
As we watch many states around the country mandating face masks for everyone and rolling back re-opening, our Associations are convinced that reverting back to Phase 1 restrictions would bring irreparable harm to thousands of Montana businesses and the tens of thousands of Montana citizens that they employ.
Brad Griffin, president of the Montana Restaurant Association said, “We recognize that face masks may be contr...