Free face mask distribution available for Fort Worth businesses

Fort Worth businesses will be able to pick up free masks over the next three days in downtown by presenting a business card. (Courtesy Pexels)
Fort Worth businesses will be able to pick up free masks over the next three days in downtown by presenting a business card. (Courtesy Pexels)

Fort Worth businesses will be able to pick up free masks over the next three days in downtown by presenting a business card. (Courtesy Pexels)

The city of Fort Worth is providing local businesses with free personal protective equipment to help combat the COVID-19 pandemic.

Fort Worth businesses can pick up free face masks Nov. 23-25 from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at Main Street Visitor Center, 508 Main St., Fort Worth.


Businesses located within city limits can pick up as many as 250 masks in increments of 50 by presenting a business card. Masks will be available on a first-come, first-served basis until supplies run out. Advanced registration is not required.

According to the city of Fort Worth, face masks are currently required in all Tarrant County businesses and at outdoor gatherings with more than 100 people. This applies to employees and visitors at businesses that offer goods or services to the public.

Face coverings include masks, scarves, bandannas, or a handkerchief. Businesses can download free signage supporting the mask requirement on the Fort Worth city website.
By Sandra Sadek
Sandra Sadek covers the cities of Grapevine, Southlake and Roanoke as well as Carroll ISD for Community Impact. She graduated from Texas State University where she majored in journalism and international relations. She has experience working for several local papers including the University Star, the Katy Times, and the Fort Stockton Pioneer. When she's not on the ground reporting, she enjoys a good book and a hot drink. Follow her on social media @ssadek19.


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