Patriot Place, New England Patriots, Revolution distribute masks and hand sanitizer to MBTA

“The MBTA greatly appreciates this contribution from the Patriots, Revolution and Patriot Place as we strive to provide safe, essential transit services to those who rely on buses and trains.”

BOSTON, Mass. (WLNE) – The MBTA announced on Wednesday that the New England Patriots, Revolution, and Patriot Place have donated 2,500 face masks and 5,000 bottles of hand sanitizer in support of the T’s Ride Safer campaign.

“The health and safety of our riders and employees continue to be our top priorities during these challenging times,” said MBTA General Manager Steve Poftak.

“The MBTA greatly appreciates this contribution from the Patriots, Revolution and Patriot Place as we strive to provide safe, essential transit services to those who rely on buses and trains.”

The MBTA’s Ride Safer campaign is made up of three components: providing face coverings to riders in need during peak travel times; signage to promote the importance of remaining a safe distance and wearing face coverings while on the T; and the Ride Safer webpage that provides travel tips and behind-the-scenes access to the MBTA’s efforts to clean and disinfect stations and vehicles.

For more information, visit the MBTA’s Ride Safer webpage, or connect with the T on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

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