1PM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Virtual COVID-19 Press Conference 
The Mayor will join Acting Managing Director Tumar Alexander and Health Commissioner Dr. Farley to provide an update on the City’s response to the COVID-19 coronavirus in Philadelphia. Updates will be provided virtually. Details below.

6PM Mayor to Speak at Virtual Mayor’s Day of Service Recognition 
The Mayor will deliver remarks and recognize honorees at the 8th Annual Mayor’s Day of Service Recognition award ceremony, which honors people who have made a positive impact in their communities through national and volunteer service. This event is hosted by the Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service. For event details, please contact irene.contreras.reyes@phila.gov.

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 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.