The city of Arlington will distribute thousands of disposable face masks to Arlington residents Thursday.
Residents can pick up one box of 50 masks per vehicle from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Arlington ISD Dan Dipert Career and Technical Center. Distribution will be made on a first-come, first-served basis, according to a city press release.
The masks are provided by Tarrant County and are part of an ongoing effort to fight the spread of COVID-19 and help the city’s economy recover, according to the release.
Masks and face coverings are important tools in slowing the spread of the COVID-19, and the city of Arlington is working to ensure the safety of residents during this public health emergency.