• New York had a 0.96% an infection charge Sunday, the 32nd consecutive day the state’s positivity charge has been beneath 1%.
Whole hospitalizations elevated by 32 to 445. The variety of sufferers in intensive care items is at 114, and there are 52 intubated sufferers. 5 deaths had been reported on Sunday.
Whereas the statewide charge is encouraging, there are a handful of areas that reported an infection charges of no less than 1%. Lengthy Island and the Hudson Valley had positivity charges of 1.5%. Within the Capital Area, 1.3% of checks had been optimistic for COVID-19.
• New York’s journey advisory now covers 35 states after Delaware, Maryland, Ohio and West Virginia had been added to the checklist. Below the advisory, guests from these states should quarantine for 14 days after arriving in New York.
Two U.S. territories, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, had been faraway from the advisory.
Politics reporter Robert Harding could be reached at (315) 282-2220 or [email protected]. Observe him on Twitter @robertharding.
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