BOSTON (CBS) – With the Boston Marathon postponed until September because of the coronavirus pandemic, there’s been a change in an April tradition.
For the past six years, thousands of daffodils have lined the 26.2 course to inspire runners and show the city’s resiliency.READ MORE: Giant Pothole Damages 20 To 30 Cars On Route 1 South In Lynnfield
But this year, that message of hope will go to workers on the front lines of the coronavirus crisis.READ MORE: Map Shows Most Popular Halloween Candy For Massachusetts And Rest Of New England
On Friday, thousands of potted daffodils will be placed outside hospitals throughout the Boston area as a show of appreciation for medical workers.MORE NEWS: 'Don't Take New Hampshire For Granite': Leaf Peepers Urged To Respect Nature, Hospitality Workers
There is also a coloring page available for people to download, color and put in their windows.