Mayor Pro Tem Donald Mitchell agreed, adding, “It all comes down to freedom and liberty for me.” Mitchell described a mask law as a police enforcement nightmare that would inundate the city’s 911 system with calls.
In North Fulton, the mayors of Sandy Springs and Roswell issued face mask directives last week. Sandy Springs later passed a formal mask law.
Johns Creek City Council members said they might discuss a face mask resolution during their next meeting. Johns Creek Mayor Mike Bodker said Monday he doesn’t support an ordinance and believes voluntary compliance is more effective.