The city of La Crosse is accepting donations of cleaning supplies and personal-protective equipment intended to keep staff safe during the current public health crisis.
People have contacted the city asking for ways to help or items to donate, according to Dan Trussoni of the La Crosse parks department.
"First and foremost, you can help our community by doing what you can to stay healthy and following the precautions put forth by our public health professionals," Trussoni said.
However, the city also will accept donations of the following items from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. at 2000 Marco Drive on Isle La Plume:
- Disinfectant spray and wipes
- Hand sanitizer and sanitizer dispensers
- Spray bottles and nozzles
- Cleaning towels
- Any latex or nitrile gloves
- N95 masks
- Rain ponchos or Tyvek suits
- Any other donations related to personal-protective equipment
The drop-off site will be marked by a tent, and staff will be there to move donations to a secure location.
For more information, call 608-789-7571.
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