NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Volunteers hit New York City streets Tuesday to send a message: get tested for COVID-19.

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the city’s Test and Trace Corps visited Sunset Park, Brooklyn, for “Get Tested Tuesday.”

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Sunset Park has seen an uptick in coronavirus cases and the city is offering free testing to residents.

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Volunteers also spread the word in the Bronx, Queens and on the North Shore of Staten Island.

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