Masks UVM Scientists Research Risk Factors For COVID-19 Including Proper Mask Use By Pat Bradley • Sep 17, 2020 Joshua Brown / University of Vermont Listen Listening... / 4:18 University of Vermont researchers have published a study that assesses varying risk factors for COVID-19 including the effectiveness of wearing masks. Westchester County Exec Talks About Storm Prep, Parties During COVID-19 Briefing By Allison Dunne • Aug 3, 2020 Courtesy of the Office of the Weschester County Executive Listen Listening... / 4:41 Westchester County Executive George Latimer delivered a COVID-19 briefing Monday. He covered a range of issues, including preparation ahead of Tropical Storm Isaias, which is expected to hit the region Tuesday. Vermont Governor Announces Statewide Mask Mandate By Pat Bradley • Jul 24, 2020 Pat Bradley/WAMC Listen Listening... / 3:38 Vermont Governor Phil Scott has announced that all people will be required to wear masks or cloth face coverings in public places in the state. Rockland County Launches Program To Distribute Masks To Small Businesses By Allison Dunne • May 29, 2020 Courtesy of Rockland County government Listen Listening... / 0:50 Rockland County, New York has a new program to help small businesses and nonprofits reopen safely emerging from the COVID-19 crisis. Mandatory Masks and Mural Removal Are Among Issues Considered By Burlington Councilors By Pat Bradley • May 20, 2020 WAMC Listen Listening... / 4:04 The Burlington City Council had a number of items to consider this week during its virtual session. Vermont Officials Recommend Wearing Masks By Pat Bradley • Apr 3, 2020 WAMC photo by Dave Lucas Listen Listening... / 0:46 Vermont’s Health Commissioner is joining a growing number of health officials advising people to wear cloth masks in public. Burlington City Council Updates Antiquated Mask Ordinance By Pat Bradley • Mar 15, 2016 Laurel L. Russwurm/Flickr Listen Listening... / 3:32 The masks are going back on in Vermont’s largest city. The Burlington city council recently approved revisions to a decades-old city ordinance that banned adults wearing masks.