Live panel Thursday to discuss recent local public health order requiring face masks |

Live panel Thursday to discuss recent local public health order requiring face masks

STEAMBOAT SPRINGS — Local leaders and health care officials will participate in a panel discussion on Thursday to address questions about the Routt County Board of Health’s latest public health order that requires people to wear face masks in public.

The virtual discussion starts at 11 a.m. and features professionals from the community. The list of panelists includes Routt County Commissioner Tim Corrigan, Steamboat Springs City Council President Jason Lacy, Routt County Public Health Medical Officer Dr. Brian Harrington and Steamboat Police Chief Cory Christensen.

The panels are sponsored by the city of Steamboat Springs and Routt County.

Steamboat Pilot & Today Editor Lisa Schlichtman will moderate the panel discussion, which will be available as a live video on Steamboat Pilot & Today’s Facebook page, on TV18, the local news station Comcast TV6 and on the city’s website.

To find the panels on the city’s website, go to, click on “Agendas” and then look for the virtual town halls under the meetings listing and click on “View Media.” Videos of the panel discussions are also posted on

The next virtual town hall panel will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday and will feature Steamboat Springs School District educators who will talk about online learning. Readers can send questions to or

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