PRESS RELEASES

City to Receive Nearly 500,000 Masks from Ford Motor Company

PITTSBURGH, PA (October 26, 2020) City of Pittsburgh employees will be receiving free masks from the Ford Motor Company to help stop the spread of COVID-19. 

Legislation is being introduced to Pittsburgh City Council tomorrow to accept 492,480 Ford facemasks valued at $201,916. 

The high-quality ASTM Level 3 masks will be added to a Department of Public Safety stock, and distributed to employees via Public Safety and the Department of Public Works. 

Ford worked with its self-driving technology partner, Pittsburgh-based Argo AI, to coordinate the delivery of the masks. 

 

Published

10.26.2020

Contacts

Timothy McNulty
Communications Director
Mayor's Office
412-660-1999
timothy.mcnulty@pittsburghpa.gov