NEW YORK — Below you will find the most up-to-date information on coronavirus news impacting New York. You can find additional resources and coverage on our coronavirus page.
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio held his daily briefing as the city braces for Tropical Storm Fay. Watch in full below.
- Alternate side parking rules suspended for another week, through Sunday, July 19, the mayor announces.
Tropical Storm Fay updates
- Expect heavy rain and strong winds Friday, lasting into early Saturday, de Blasio said.
NYC COVID-19 daily indicators
- New coronavirus hospital admissions: 62
- H+H critical care (ICU) patients: 293
- Percent of NYC residents who tested positive: 2%
Violence prevention plan, focusing in Harlem
- Increased police presence on 20+ streets and NYCHA developments
- Community leadership: Neighborhood walks with community leaders, NYPD leadership
- Cure Violence: Street Corner Resources, Violence interrupters, de-escalating conflict
- Clergy and faith-based outreach efforts
- Youth Engagement
- Pop-up basketball skills and drills hosted by local community based organizations, NYPD and NYC Parks Department
- Activating open streets
- Youth Town Hall with Street Corner Resources
- Take Back the Block initiative
Latest official numbers:
As of Friday morning, a total of 399,513 people had tested positive for COVID-19 in New York, with the state’s death toll at 24,959.
The New York state coronavirus hotline is 1-888-364-3065; information is also being posted here