Diaz Jr. Issues Statement One Year After First COVID-19 Death in Bronx

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Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz released the following statement one year after the first COVID-19 death was recorded in the Bronx:

“On this somber day, as we mark one year since the first reported death from COVID-19 in our city, we pause to remember the thousands of Bronxites and New Yorkers we lost due to this horrific virus.

“The New Yorkers we lost are more than just a statistic; each and every single one of them has a story to tell and their memories will live on.

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