Statement from Borough President Diaz
RE: Legionnaire’s Disease Cluster in Morris Park
“My office has been informed by the City’s Department of Health & Mental Hygiene of an cluster of Legionnaire’s Disease in Morris Park. We are in contact with city, state and federal officials about this latest cluster, and we will continue to stay on top of these developments and take the necessary measures as we gather more information.
“My office will share information with the public through my website and through social media channels on this cluster as it becomes available. As we monitor this situation, we urge anyone who feels sick to visit their doctor or a hospital to get checked. It is too important to wait,” said Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr.
Flyers in English, Spanish, French and Chinese answering frequently asked questions on Legionnaire’s Disease can be found at http://on.nyc.gov/1FDHjtT.