Local leaders seeking advice on request to end mask mandate

By , Daily Memphian Updated: April 28, 2021 1:10 PM CT | Published: April 27, 2021 12:39 PM CT

“Masking got us through the surge and out of the summer surge,” said David Sweat, deputy director of the Shelby County Health Department. “We will only make changes after thoughtful consideration at this point.”


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Jane Roberts

Longtime journalist Jane Roberts is a Minnesotan by birth and a Memphian by choice. She's lived and reported in the city more than two decades. She covers business news and features for The Daily Memphian.