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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

September 15, 2020

MEDIA CONTACT:

Derek Sands

201-250-6080

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MEDIA ADVISORY

BERGEN COUNTY TO DISTRIBUTE NEARLY $4 MILLION IN PPE TO MUNICIPAL PARTNERS

What:  Bergen County Executive Jim Tedesco invites all media to the Bergen County Annex in Paramus on Wednesday, September 16 as the Bergen County Office of Emergency Management distributes a new shipment of personal protection equipment (PPE) to municipal partners throughout the County. Utilizing FEMA and CARES Act relief funds, the County of Bergen recently made a bulk cooperative purchase upwards of nearly $4 million for assorted PPE including masks, gowns, face shields, and gloves to ensure that the County of Bergen and its municipal partners have the resources necessary in preparation of a potential second COVID-19 wave.

Where:  Bergen County Annex, 220 E. Ridgewood Avenue, Paramus, NJ 07652

When:  Wednesday, September 16, 2020 at 10 a.m.

Media: Open (for planning purposes please RSVP to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Additional information: Media outlets are invited to tour the PPE warehouse and cover the distribution event which will run from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. County Executive Jim Tedesco will also be available to speak to the media.

 

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