Mayor Keller is holding daily briefings on Facebook Live! Here’s a brief summary of what he said today.

  • Presbyterian COVID-19 Screening at Balloon Fiesta Park has the shortest wait times. You must be pre-screened BEFORE you head over there.
  • City Services – Temporarily allowing the use of plastic bags for 30 days. ANY type of bag.
  • A MYTH – Reusable bags are NOT a health issue. If you’re uncomfortable, wash your reusable bags after every use.
  • The plastic bag ban will be enforced more tightly when the pandemic is past.
  • The city is doing a lot for SENIORS.
    • All Senior Centers are distributing lunches from 11:30am to 1:00pm. All seniors and their family members are eligible. Donations are also welcome.
    • Meal Delivery – Call 311.
    • Senior Assistance HotLine: Call 505-764-6400.
    • Transportation is still available for all people 60+.
    • Grab and Go food distribution sites are “faster than McDonalds.”
    • Home Delivered Meals for Seniors, call 505-764-6400.
  • Please only go out if you need necessities.
  • This virus affects EVERYONE. An infant has been reported with COVID-19 in NM.
  • Only call 911 for emergencies. Dial 311 for assistance or 505-764-6400.
  • 50 newly graduated police officers have been added to the force.
Mayor Keller to Hold Media Briefing on Local Coronavirus Response

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – On Thursday, March 26 at 11:30 a.m., Mayor Tim Keller and City leaders will hold a media briefing to give an update on the local response to the coronavirus, specifically highlighting services for seniors in need.

Posted by Mayor Tim Keller on Thursday, March 26, 2020

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