Once the epicenter of the state's outbreak, New Rochelle, New York, is on track to reopen on Tuesday.
While Cuomo and Murphy are stressing the safety of citizens, their plans vary in levels of transparency. [ more › ]
“It’s a big, big day because it shows everything is moving forward,” the executive director of the town’s Chamber of Commerce said. “It shows we turned a corner.”
The Capitol Region is joining six other regions in New York state's four-phase reopening.
Ron Allen reports from New Rochelle, a suburb of New York City that in March had what Governor Cuomo at the time called "the most significant cluster in the country," and where they're now beginning the first phase of reopening.
New York City is now the only portion of the state that has not yet been cleared to reopen. [ more › ]
Mayor Bill de Blasio said that the city would "restart smart" with significant testing and contact tracing.
Crowds rushed to beaches in New York on Friday after it was announced state beaches would reopen starting May 22