NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – New York City takes another step on the road to reopening Friday.
Horse drawn carriages are returning to Central Park.READ MORE: Residents In River Vale, N.J. Dealing With Water Everywhere After Hackensack River Overflows Due To Nor'easter Rains
Carriage drivers held a news conference in the park announcing they will return on Saturday.
Rides were temporarily halted in March, when non-essential businesses were closed due to the coronavirus pandemic.READ MORE: NYPD Completes Renovation Of NYCHA Basketball Courts With $4 Million Seized From Drug Busts
There are fewer than 70 licensed horse drawn carriage drivers in the city. They’re now affiliated with a transportation workers union.MORE NEWS: Nor'easter Topples Tree Onto Car In Brooklyn, Neighbors Worried About Others Coming Down
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