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: Father Pulls Child To Safety After Truck Sideswipes School Bus In Groveland
But this year, that message of hope will go to workers on the front lines of the coronavirus crisis.READ MORE: Police Seek Driver In Worcester Hit-And-Run That Injured 11-Year-Old Boy
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: School Districts Debate COVID-19 Vaccine Requirements For Students
There is also a coloring page available for people to download, color and put in their windows.