Wear a Mask. Save Lives.

Photos of 8 individuals wearing face masks. The photos are displayed in a grid. Text reads I Wear a Mask...

The simple act of wearing a mask can save lives. By following health protocols like social distancing and wearing a face covering, we can help prevent the further spread of COVID-19. Let’s work together to protect community health, support our medical workers, and keep our local businesses open.

Share your reason for wearing a mask

  • Post your photo and share on social media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram) using the #WearAMaskNY #TroyNY hashtags. Please tag @TroyCityHall in posts on Twitter and Instagram.
  • Email your photo to [email protected] with a brief, single sentence explaining why you wear a mask. Please identify your neighborhood, organization, or business in your email for inclusion.


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  • “I Wear a Mask” poster #1 (11×17) | PDF
  • “I Wear a Mask” poster #2 (11×17) | PDF
  • “I Wear a Mask” flyer #1 (8.5×11) | PDF
  • “I Wear a Mask” flyer #1 (8.5×11) | PDF
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Health Resources

For questions or concerns about the Coronavirus, call the NYS Department of Health hotline at (888) 364-3065.

For important updates and information on novel coronavirus – including symptoms, steps to prevent illness, guidance for public gatherings, and common questions – please visit https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/

For more information on the City of Troy’s response to the novel coronavirus, please visit www.troyny.gov/coronavirus