The Mayor of New York city, Bill de Blasio, has announced the date for the beginning of phase 3 of the lockdown easing in the city.
While making the announcement on his Facebook page ON Friday June 25, 2020, de Blasio stated that “NYC, all signs point to us reaching Phase 3 of our restart as soon as July 6.”
He added that “That means indoor dining (at 50% capacity) and personal care businesses will be back.”
Assuring New Yorkers that Phase 3 will also bring back a lot of parks spaces, de Blasio noted that basketball courts, tennis courts, handball courts, bocce courts and dog runs will open.
He therefore urged al New Yorkers to keep staying safe and always wear their face coverings.