Governor Andrew Cuomo is expected to provide an update on the state’s response to COVID-19.
- The governor announced a plan to fight COVID-19 this fall and winter: Read more.
- Theaters outside of New York City and not located in the cluster areas may reopen under new capacity limits on October 23. Cinemas will be limited to 25% capacity with a maximum of 50 people per screen. Read more.
The latest official issues:
As of Friday, there were 481,107 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and 25,628 confirmed deaths in New York City, according to the Department of Health.
COVID-19 timeline: How the novel coronavirus is spread
Tips to protect yourself and others from coronavirus outbreaks
The New York State coronavirus hotline is 1-888-364-3065; information is also published here