The city is rolling out more rapid testing and mobile testing sites.READ MORE: CDC Announces New Mask Guidance For People Fully Vaccinated Against COVID-19
According to health officials, there are now eight locations – one in every neighborhood in Jersey City.
Mayor Steven Fulop is urging people who plan to gather for the holiday to get tested first.READ MORE: NYPD Budget, Rising Gun Violence Dominate First Democratic New York City Mayoral Debate
“We think the best way to keep people safe is getting tested early, using the resources that we’ve put in place and making sure that they keep them and their family safe,” said Fulop.
Jersey City is also starting it’s “Mask Up JC” campaign in an effort to provide more than a million free masks to the public.MORE NEWS: Former New Jersey Resident Heartbroken After Dog Dies During Grooming At PetSmart
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