Here in NYC, we have undoubtedly become the epicenter of the US coronavirus outbreak. As cases and deaths continue to rise, Gov. Cuomo has ordered all non-essential businesses to remain closed and residents to remain at home through April 29th. The fine has also been doubled to $1,000.
Social Distancing is the best tool we have to fight the spread of this highly-contagious disease. As the situation continues to worsen, we all have a responsibility to each other to help fight this spread.
Here are some useful new articles for further reading:
The New York Times
Cuomo extends 'New York on pause’ order through April 29 after nearly 600 people die overnight from coronavirus
NY Daily News
NEW YORK CORONAVIRUS UPDATE: CUOMO EXTENDS STAY-AT-HOME ORDER THROUGH APRIL 15: 'WE HAVE MADE IT THROUGH FAR GREATER THINGS'