Thousands of city workers in NEW YORK including FDNY and NYPD are protesting against Mayor Bill de Blasio’s

Thousands of New York City municipal workers took to the streets to protest the vaccine mandate for city workers announced by Mayor Bill de Blasio that would affect nearly 50,000 workers on Monday, Oct. 25, 2021. The protesters met in Brooklyn and marched across the Brooklyn Bridge before gathering in front of City Hall in Manhattan.

People march across the Brooklyn Bridge to protest the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for municipal workers on Oct. 25, 2021, in New York City. All city workers, excluding uniformed correction officers, are required to have at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by 5 p.m. on Oct. 29
People march across the Brooklyn Bridge to protest the COVID-19 vaccine mandate for municipal workers on Oct. 25, 2021, in New York City. All city workers, excluding uniformed correction officers, are required to have at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine by 5 p.m. on Oct. 29
Thousands of city employees, many donning Sanitation, EPA, NYPD and FDNY gear, march over the Brooklyn Bridge roadway Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, to protest Mayor de Blasio's looming coronavirus vaccination mandate for all municipal workers in the city. (Luiz C. Ribeiro for New York Daily News)
Thousands of city employees, many donning Sanitation, EPA, NYPD and FDNY gear, march over the Brooklyn Bridge roadway Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, to protest Mayor de Blasio’s looming coronavirus vaccination mandate for all municipal workers in the city. (Luiz C. Ribeiro for New York Daily News)
Municipal workers march across the Brooklyn Bridge as they protest against the COVID-19 vaccine mandate in New York City on Oct. 25, 2021. (ED JONES/AFP via Getty Images)
Municipal workers march across the Brooklyn Bridge as they protest against the COVID-19 vaccine mandate in New York City on Oct. 25, 2021. (ED JONES/AFP via Getty Images)
Thousands of city employees, many donning Sanitation, EPA, NYPD and FDNY gear, march over the Brooklyn Bridge roadway Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, to protest Mayor de Blasio's looming coronavirus vaccination mandate for all municipal workers in the city. (Luiz C. Ribeiro for New York Daily News)
Thousands of city employees, many donning Sanitation, EPA, NYPD and FDNY gear, march over the Brooklyn Bridge roadway Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, to protest Mayor de Blasio’s looming coronavirus vaccination mandate for all municipal workers in the city. (Luiz C. Ribeiro for New York Daily News)
Thousands of city employees, many donning Sanitation, EPA, NYPD and FDNY gear, march over the Brooklyn Bridge roadway Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, to protest Mayor de Blasio's looming coronavirus vaccination mandate for all municipal workers in the city. (Luiz C. Ribeiro for New York Daily News)
Thousands of city employees, many donning Sanitation, EPA, NYPD and FDNY gear, march over the Brooklyn Bridge roadway Monday, Oct. 25, 2021, to protest Mayor de Blasio’s looming coronavirus vaccination mandate for all municipal workers in the city. (Luiz C. Ribeiro for New York Daily News)