Covid 19

Update #51: Condemning the killing of George Floyd, "Box It In" plan for June 1, scholarships for childcare, July 3, + more

Friday, May 29, 2020

2:00 p.m.

Today's COVID-19 briefing includes responses from Mayor Weinberger and Chief Morrison to the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, an update on the "Box It In" plan for June 1 and beyond, an announcement about how the City’s Early Learning Initiative will help families who are reeling from the economic impact of COVID-19 afford child care, updates about the "Making Space for Restaurant and Retail Recovery" initiative this weekend, an announcement about July 3 and other waterfront events this summer, and other topics.

Watch the full briefing in the video below, and join us live every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at 2:00 pm for the latest updates in the City's response to COVID-19. There are three ways to watch these updates live: 1) through Facebook Live, 2) through Zoom webinar at this link:, or 3) by phone using this number: (929) 205-6099, webinar ID: 981 431 445. Thanks to CCTV Channel 17, these briefings also are available to watch on Channel 317 and the Channel 17 YouTube page.

Find all of the Mayor's updates on the City website: