THE MEX FACTOR: The Face Mask Problem | Columns

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On Tuesday, a small but very noisy group of residents attended the Imperial County Board of Supervisors meeting and made a rather special request. They demanded that supervisors rescind the mandate of the health worker who requires everyone who lives in or visits the Imperial Valley to wear face masks.

This measure has been in effect, with a brief intermission, for more than a year, since the Imperial Valley became the state’s epicenter for coronavirus cases.

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