COVID-19 in Manhattan

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A Security Guard walks in front of the North Pool at the 9/11 Memorial
2020-05-24
An Employee wearing a mask and gloves at Brookfield Place Mall
2020-05-24
Children toss a Football in front of the Oculus
2020-05-24
Looking across the North Pool at the 9/11 Memorial
A Cyclist on the Battery Park City Esplanade
2020-05-24
Cyclists on the Hudson River Greenway
2020-05-24
Essential Work
2020-05-24
Pipes don't stop leaking because of public health emergencies
Jeremy's Ale House
2020-05-24
What's the deal with the censored eyes? Companies like Clearview AI are scraping photos from the internet and using facial recognition to build databases on where people are and where they are with; I have no desire to provide them with free data.
Chinatown Ice Cream Factory
2020-05-24
I recommend the matcha flavor.
Police Officer in front of the Jacob Wrey Mould Fountain
2020-05-24
City Hall Park
Battery Park Cafe
2020-05-24
Battery Park

Memorial Day Weekend. NJ is slowly lifting restrictions after being hit particularly hard.

Took the ferry from Wall St. to Higlands, NJ.

Statue of Liberty from the Ferry
2020-05-23
Two hours before a series of thunderstorms would roll across eastern NJ and New York Harbor
Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall
2020-05-23
VFW Post 6902 in Highlands, NJ
The Soap Bus
2020-05-23
Parked on Waterwitch Ave in Highlands, NJ
A Closed Playground at Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook
2020-05-23
Spooky clouds! Spooky apartment building! Spooky caution tape!
"Hope to Sea U Soon"
2020-05-23
Window Art on Sea Sons Photo and Gift Shop
Deer at Mount Mitchill Scenic Overlook
2020-05-23
At least someone gets to enjoy the closed trails
A closed bench
2020-05-23
Seen at Twin Lights State Historic Site in Highlands, NJ
Graduands in NYU Academic Regalia pose in front of the Washington Square Arch
2020-05-21
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7pm Cheering
2020-05-21
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A Grassroots Memorial on Broom Street
2020-05-20
A Memorial in English, Spanish, Yiddish, and Chinese
Chinatown Residents line up around the block in front of 46 Mott Street
2020-05-19
A sign on Dos Caminos, a Mexican restaurant on Hudson and 13th street, proclaims that it is open for takeout.
2020-05-19
A Delivery Cyclist Checks their phone outside Katz's Delicatessen
2020-05-18
Did you know that the Wikipedia illustration of a "pastrami on rye" is a sandwich from Katz's? True story.
Waiting outside Mr. Taka Ramen
2020-05-18
What did people do while waiting for food before cellphones?

Incredible weather this evening. The East Village was out in force.

Jamming Outside of the East Village Social
2020-05-15
🔥🔥🔥
Line outside of St. Dymphna's
2020-05-15
Seen from Tompkins Square Park
Street vendors selling cleaning supplies take a break
2020-05-15
South of Union Square Park
The line outside of Shake Shack
2020-05-15
Union Square Park
St. Marks Wine and Liquor
2020-05-15
Through the Window
WINGS BEER
2020-05-15
Flats Fix Taco Y Tequila Bar
2020-05-15

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The Staten Island Ferry
2020-05-09
The Staten Island Ferry
2020-05-09
Staten Island Ferry employee
2020-05-09
Dynasty Convenience Deli & Grocery
2020-05-09
Rosebank, Staten Island

NYC event permits are canceled through June.

Gov. Cuomo signs a law requiring masks when social distancing is not possible.

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Seven PM Cheering
2020-03-30
Apartments near 92nd and 3rd
Field Hospital in Central Park
2020-03-30
The organization responsible for the field hospital, Samaritian's Purse, is not free of controversy.
Looking West from Williamsburg
2020-03-28
Domino Park, Brooklyn

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Gov Cuomo's "New York State on PAUSE" executive order takes effect.

Some highlights:

A Bicycle Delivery Person out side of a Restaurant in Chinatown
2020-03-17
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Closed until April
Photographed May 16th
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Also Closed.
Photographed May 16th
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The city feels like it is emptying out and stores are closing. The signs posted on the doors seem to think this will be over soon.

Reports of personal protective equipment (PPE) shortages in medical facilities.

The Empire State Building lit up for St Patrick's Day
2020-03-17
The parade was canceled for the first time in 250 years

Happy St. Patrick's Day.

Several counties in the San Francisco Bay Area region collectively issue a "shelter in place" order preventing residents from leaving their houses except for essentials.

Bourbon St in New Orleans is shut down.

MTA Employee Carries a Spray Bottle through Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall Station
2020-03-13
I don't know what was in the spray bottle

Everyone in my company will be split in to two teams and in-person cross-team interaction is forbidden. We are now allowed to work from home if we would like to do so.

Stock market plunges. Merkle announces virus is likely to infect 2/3rds of all Germans. Pres. Trump makes an unclear announcement that travel to and from Europe suspended for 30 days. Lehigh moves to remote learning for the rest of the semester.

New York state declares a one-mile radius "containment area" around New Rochelle, NY and deploys the National Guard to try and contain the outbreak there.