All Nevada Counties Will Be Subject to Indoor Mask Mandate
September 10, 2021
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — All 17 counties in Nevada will be subject to an indoor mask mandate by the end of the week, health officials said Wednesday.
An emergency directive from Gov. Steve Sisolak requires counties adopt mask requirements for indoor public spaces and crowded outdoor spaces in line with guidance from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention if they surpass thresholds for COVID-19 transmission.
Rural Eureka County is the state's only jurisdiction currently not subject to a mask requirement, but reported high transmission for the second week in a row, triggering the mandate for Friday, Sept. 10.