SYRACUSE, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh tweeted on Wednesday that he has tested negative for COVID-19.
Quarantine 2.0 Update: I went in for a COVID-19 test yesterday, 5 days after my second potential exposure, and I just received a negative result. We wear masks all the time at City Hall and I have no doubt it helped protect me. . .again. #MaskUpAmerica #LetsTakeCareOfEachOther
— Ben Walsh (@BenWalsh44) November 11, 2020
This comes five days after his second time being exposed in a month.
Syracuse Mayor Ben Walsh in quarantine for the 2nd time in a month
He credited mask-wearing for keeping him protected again.
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