FORT MYERS, Fla (July 20, 2020) – The City of Fort Myers is launching a mask and hand sanitizer giveaway program for residents, making needed supplies available to the general public and to those who might not otherwise have access to personal protective equipment. To ensure all areas of the city are covered, one event is scheduled in each of the six city wards.
The schedule for the free mask and hand sanitizer distribution sites are as follows:
July 21 (Tuesday) from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. – Dunbar Park, 3101 Indian Street
July 22 (Wednesday) from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. – Lions Park, 2550 Cleveland Avenue
July 23 (Thursday) from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. – Roberto Clemente Park, 3265 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
July 24 (Friday) from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. – Winn-Dixie parking lot, 10580 Colonial Boulevard
July 25 (Saturday) from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. – Yawkey Park, 2291 Jackson Street
July 27 (Monday) from 8:00 to 11:00 a.m. – Alliance for the Arts, 10091 McGregor Boulevard
Fire Chief Tracy McMillion and his staff are supporting the effort, along with other city officials. “We’ve got you covered in the fight against COVID-19. By protecting yourself and your family with these preventative measures, it helps our community as a whole,” said Chief McMillion. Along with the mask and hand sanitizer distribution, participants will also receive information on CDC guidelines and other public safety tips.