The year came to a close with only a handful of spectators watching the ball drop in person.READ MORE: Gov. Lamont: Connecticut Man Who Tested Positive For Omicron Variant Has Mild Symptoms, Resting At Home
Musicians, like Gloria Gaynor and Andra Day, lit up the stage.
About 40 local frontline and essential workers from all different fields were invited to watch live with their loved ones.READ MORE: Bob Dole, Former Senate GOP Leader And Presidential Nominee, Dies At 98
After midnight, crews went to work cleaning up.
Sixty seven sanitation workers and 14 officers swept up about 20 to 30 tons of confetti and other debris that cover the city’s streets. That’s compared to 60 tons last year.MORE NEWS: Zayid Muthana Has Successful Surgery To Remove Bullet From His Head, Family Says
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