Three states have been added to the list of places from where travelers to New York state are required to self-quarantine for 14 days to curb the spread of the coronavirus.
Ohio, Michigan and Virginia have been added to the list, which includes areas with a positive test rate greater than 10 per 100,000 population on a 7-day moving average or an area with a 10% positivity rate. or more over a period of 7 days. moving average. No state was removed from the list this week.
“As we move into the fall, and the numbers nationwide rise, we need to work to keep our numbers low,” Governor Andrew Cuomo said Tuesday.
The list now includes 37 states, plus Guam and Puerto Rico. New York City has set up checkpoints at bridges and tunnels to ensure travelers from other states complete required contact tracing documents or face fines.
The full and updated list of travel advice is as follows:
- North Carolina
- North Dakota
- New Mexico
- Puerto Rico
- Rhode Island
- Caroline from the south
- Dakota du Sud
- West Virginia
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