SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — Promoters behind a concert on Long Island during the pandemic this summer are being fined $20,000.
The Chainsmokers headlined during the July concert in Southampton that was part of a drive-in series called “Safe and Sound.”
Video shows crowds did not practice social distancing during the event.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo said the event violated public health law and says the town can no longer approve permits for group gatherings without state approval.
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