Coronavirus Update: Officials Outline The Next Phase, Gradually Easing RestrictionsThe mayor said the city's 8.6 million residents need to remain vigilant and “earn” their way back to a sense of normalcy.
Coronavirus Update: Racial, Ethnic Disparities Of Those Killed By COVID-19 Prompt Cuomo, De Blasio To Launch Action PlansThe mayor released preliminary information on how the virus is impacting people of different racial backgrounds.
Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Ventilators To Get Through The Week; Positive COVID First Responders Returning To WorkThe number of ventilators required in the past few days is not as great as initially projected, and the amount of hospitalizations appears to be leveling off, de Blasio said.
Coronavirus Update: What's The Racial Impact Of COVID-19 In New York?Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio are on the hot seat facing calls to do more to protect minority communities and share a racial breakdown of those sickened by COVID-19 as evidence mounts that the economically-disadvantaged are the hardest hit.
Coronavirus Update: Mayor Says 'We Will Not Let Any New Yorker Go Hungry'Mayor Bill de Blasio says the city’s fight against coronavirus is showing some signs of hope, but the economic battle is just beginning.
Coronavirus Update: Some NYC Teachers Furious They Have To Work On Passover, Good FridaySome New York City teachers are outraged they have to work on two major religious holidays and some may call in sick.
Coronavirus Update: New York City Scrambling To Get Ahold Of More Ventilators And Staff"If we had 20 to 24 ventilators running before, that would be considered a lot. Right now we are operating 50-65 ventilators. And we have not had an increase in staffing," said Daniel Bellevue, a respiratory therapist at Woodhull Hospital.
Coronavirus Update: Mayor de Blasio Says New York City 'Is Fighting Back With Everything We've Got'Local companies are hard at work there manufacturing hospital gowns and personal protective equipment amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Update: New York Officials Bracing For Difficult Week AheadThere are more than 122,000 cases statewide, and more than 4,100 people have died.
Coronavirus Update: NYC Has Enough Medical Supplies To Get To Tuesday Or Wednesday, De Blasio Says"We thought as early as tonight there was the possibility of running out of crucial equipment like ventilators," de Blasio said.
Coronavirus Update: Mayor Bill De Blasio Says NYC Needs Thousands More Trained Medical ProfessionalsOn Saturday, Mayor Bill de Blasio issued a dire warning for the days and weeks ahead.
Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Says NYC Needs 15,000 Ventilators, 45,000 More Medical Personnel To Get Through Next 2 Months"Possibly the toughest part of the equation is the personnel. And we're going to need help not only from everyone in the city but the entire country if we're going to meet this goal in time," de Blasio said.
Coronavirus Update: De Blasio Calls For National Enlistment Program For Medical PersonnelDe Blasio said he surfaced the issue with President Donald Trump and other members of his administration Thursday.
Coronavirus: Mayor Now Urges All New Yorkers To Always Cover Mouths, Noses When Around OthersMayor Bill de Blasio announced Thursday a new recommendation about facial covering that all New Yorkers should wear something over their mouths and noses at all times when outside of their homes.
Coronavirus Update: New Medical Supply Czar O'Neill Says He's Ready For The Difficult Challenge AheadThe city has a new supply czar amid questions about how the millions of pieces of health and safety gear pouring into the five boroughs are being distributed.