1PM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Virtual COVID-19 Press Conference
The Mayor will join Health Commissioner Dr. Farley, Managing Director Brian Abernathy and School District of Philadelphia Superintendent Dr. Hite to provide an update on the City’s response to the COVID-19 coronavirus in Philadelphia. Updates will be provided virtually. Details below.

Notes to Media:

  • Reporters should upload a headshot or company logo to their Zoom account for broadcasting purposes.
  • Due to time constraints, only one representative from each media outlet is permitted to ask questions.
  • Reporters are asked to limit their questions to three or fewer.
  • Recordings of the live press briefings are available here.
  • Archive of all COVID-19 related press releases are available here.

Notes on Using Zoom:

  • To download Zoom for your computer or mobile device, visit https://zoom.us/download.
  • To ask a question, please use the “raise your hand” feature and turn on video to ask your question.
  • If you experience technical difficulties, please email questions to press@phila.gov.

These updates will continue to be live-streamed to the public via the Department of Public Health’s Twitter (@PHLPublicHealth) and Facebook accounts, and broadcast on PHLGovTV, Comcast channels 64 and 1164, and Verizon channels 40 and 41.