News Flash

Press Releases - COVID-19

Posted on: March 22, 2020

Drop-off sites open Sunday to collect materials for people supporting COVID-19 response

This news release originated from Hennepin County.

Hennepin County has created drop-off locations for items needed to protect people responding to the COVID-19 crisis.

Staff working in quarantine operations, as first responders, in public health, and in clinics and hospitals are running low on supplies that keep them safe and help them continue their work protecting our community.

Priority items needed include:
* Protective face wear – N95 or N100 respirators, PAPRs and surgical masks
* Nitrile gloves
* Tyvek coveralls
* Tyvek foot covers
* Eye protection (wrap arounds or chemical splash)

Drop off site for Sunday, March 22

Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Hennepin County
Department of Community Corrections and Rehabilitation
3000 North Second Street
Minneapolis, MN 55441

Drop off sites (starting Monday, March 23)

Hours: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. daily

Hennepin County
Department of Community Corrections and Rehabilitation
3000 North Second Street
Minneapolis, MN 55441

Adult Correctional Facility
1145 Shenandoah Lane North,
Plymouth, MN 55447

Southdale Library
7001 York Ave. South
Edina, MN 55435

For donation questions contact: Michael Tupy, 763-614-0503, Michael.Tupy@hennepin.us

For more information or questions about Hennepin County COVID-19 resources, visit its website

Facebook Twitter Email