EAST ORANGE, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — The police and fire departments in East Orange held a holiday caravan Tuesday as a special salute to health care workers.
The mayor says during the pandemic, the health care professionals showed their bravery, courage and commitment as they worked tirelessly on the front lines to stop the spread of the coronavirus.READ MORE: New York State Legislature Votes To Curb Gov. Cuomo's Emergency Powers
“I thought it was fitting, before the New Year comes in, come back to East Orange General Hospital and say to all these wonderful people, thank you, thank you, thank you for being an essential and non-essential worker here in the city of East Orange,” Mayor Ted Green said.READ MORE: Brooklyn Mom Wants NYC Apartments Inspected Annually After Parts Of Ceiling Crash Down On 12-Year-Old Son
The caravan thanked workers at East Orange General Hospital and the Veterans Administration Hospital.MORE NEWS: Immersive Public Art Installation Now On Display At Domino Park
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