Coronavirus News: Mayor de Blasio hands out masks in Queens

FLUSHING, Queens (WABC) -- Mayor de Blasio spent the afternoon handing out PPE in one of the hardest-hit areas of the city.

De Blasio was in Flushing Meadows Corona Park giving out masks on Saturday.

The mayor was joined by Parks Department employees.

Along with the masks, each recipient received a reminder of why wearing a mask can help save lives.

MORE CORONAVIRUS COVID-19 COVERAGE



COVID-19 Help, Information and Resources

UPDATES

New York state
New Jersey
Connecticut
Long Island
Grieving the lost: Tri-State residents who have died



RELATED INFORMATION

Share your coronavirus story with Eyewitness News
Stimulus check scams and other coronavirus hoaxes
Coronavirus prevention: how clean are your hands?
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on coronavirus
Total count of NYC COVID-19 cases based on patient address

Copyright © 2020 WABC-TV. All Rights Reserved.