Mayor De Blasio Details Plan For Phase 1 Reopen, Says Businesses That Jump The Gun Could Face $1,000 FinesPhase one includes non-essential retail with curbside or in-store pickup only, construction, manufacturing, wholesale trade, plus agriculture, forestry, hunting and fishing.
'Test, Trace And Take Care:' Mayor Aims To Make It Easier For People To Isolate At Home Or HotelsMayor Bill de Blasio wants New Yorkers to know the city is here to help them isolate either at home or in a hotel.
More Than 1,700 Contact Tracers Will Be Ready For Duty Next Week, Mayor De Blasio SaysThe mayor said the indicators continue to move in the right direction and he anticipates phase 1 of reopening will begin in mid-June.
Mayor Vows To Fix NYC's Program To Feed The Hungry As CBS2 Continues To Uncover ProblemsDe Blasio also said there are still improvements to be made, thanks in part to CBS2 political reporter Marcia Kramer’s coverage of spoiled and unhealthy food.
New York City Stepping Up Support For Nursing Homes, Mayor Calls For More Home-Based CareAs of May 18, there were 5,630 coronavirus-related deaths at nursing homes statewide, with 3,050 in the city alone. Those
NYC Health Officials Expand List Of Symptoms Linked To Rare Illness Affecting ChildrenDe Blasio said under the previous guidelines, the city had 145 cases, including one death.
Mayor De Blasio Outlines Plan To Keep New Yorkers Safe During Hot Summer MonthsHe said the goals will be to 1) protect the health and safety of the most vulnerable, 2) give people safe cooling options and 3) prevent and/or respond quickly to power outages.
Cases Of Mysterious Pediatric Illness Climb To 100 In New York City Alone, Up From 82He said of the 824 people who accepted help – either into a shelter or hospital – in the first week, 103 of them remain there.
NYC Reports More Than 50 Children Suffering From Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome As Cases Mount StatewideMayor Bill de Blasio says the city has confirmed 52 cases, including one death. Ten other cases are pending.
NYC Working To Strengthen Community Health Clinics 'Now And For The Future,' Mayor SaysDe Blasio laid out a plan to strengthen community-based health providers, specifically focusing on more than 1,000 in 26 neighborhoods.
NYC Expanding Antibody Testing And Telemedicine, Homeless And Domestic Violence HelpNew York City is expanding its antibody testing and telemedicine, as well as homeless and domestic violence outreach, the mayor says.
Cuomo's Coronavirus Question: Where Are All The New Cases Coming From, Considering Everything The State Has DoneThe governor says reopening the state’s economy is not a question of when but how, and the answer will be driven by facts and data - not emotion or politics.
Mayor De Blasio Slams President Trump Over Blue-State Bailout Comments: 'Stabbing His Hometown In The Back'The mayor held up an issue of the New York Post, in which the president said bailing out Democratic states, like New York, would be unfair to Republicans.
NYC To Start Handing Out Face Coverings In Parks And Public Spaces, Mayor SaysStarting this week, the city will distribute 100,000 masks to parks across the five boroughs.