City of Venice to start distributing cloth face coverings on Wednesday

City of Venice to start distributing cloth face coverings on Wednesday
City of Venice to start distributing cloth face coverings on Wednesday (Source: City of Venice)

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The City of Venice announced on Monday the free cloth masks and face coverings will begin being offered to the public starting on Wednesday.

The masks will be distributed in a package of five with one package being given out per person.

The masks will be available at the following locations:

  • Venice City Hall Information Center, 401 W. Venice Ave., 8 a.m.- 4 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Venice Police Department, 1350 Ridgewood Ave., 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Venice Fire Station 3, 5300 E. Laurel Road, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Venice Area Chamber of Commerce, 597 Tamiami Trail S., 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Monday-Friday
  • Venice MainStreet Inc., 101 W. Venice Ave. #23 (upstairs), 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday

The masks are also currently available through a partnership with Venice MainStreet at several stores and restaurants in downtown Venice on Mondays through Saturdays from 10:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m.

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