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City of Elyria distributing more than 4,000 free masks to residents Thursday

Posted at 11:20 AM, Jul 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-16 11:20:33-04

ELYRIA, Ohio — The city of Elyria will be distributing free cotton face masks to Elyria residents on Thursday afternoon in the Elyria City Hall parking lot.

The distribution will be held from 1 to 6 p.m. The 100% cotton face masks were donated by Bella + Canvas through their Masks for Mayors initiative.

Nonprofits and agencies that are in need of a mask are asked to email Chief of Staff Ten Flanders at, or by calling 440-326-1402 to reserve masks.

There will be 4,080 face covers available for distribution.