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Chad Swiatecki is a 20-year journalist who relocated to Austin from his home state of Michigan in 2008. He most enjoys covering the intersection of arts, business and local/state politics. He has written for Rolling Stone, Spin, New York Daily News, Texas Monthly, Austin American-Statesman and many other regional and national outlets.
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PPE available for child care providers
Child care providers in the Austin area can receive free cleaning supplies and personal protection equipment to prevent Covid-19 transmission at two curbside pickup days at First Workers Day Labor Center on North I-35. The distribution was organized by Workforce Solutions Capital Area and Bank of America, which has provided face masks for the effort. Child care providers who contract with Workforce Solutions to serve families receiving child care subsidies can receive bath tissues, hand soap and sanitizer, gloves, disinfectant wipes and more. Supplies are available from 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on April 23 and 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. on April 24, with reservations available online, which must be made by April 16.
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