The bishop of the Roman Catholic diocese of Brooklyn, Nicholas DiMarzio, issued a statement on Tuesday opposing the new rules, saying they had successfully been adhering to the prior ones. De Blasio promised to bring clarity before enforcement began on Thursday morning and lasted at least 14 days.

We have a clear and effective plan to respond to any clusters that threaten our progress. Some protesters can be seen in videos badly beating at least one Orthodox Jewish man they perceived to be a "snitch," and heckled and chased away local law enforcement officials and journalists. This map shows installed temporary parking pick-up zones, curb lane pedestrian zones and sidewalk widenings which are part of the City’s CurbTO program as well as, quiet streets and weekend road closures which are part of the ActiveTO program. It was signed by New York state Senator Simcha Felder, Assemblyman Simcha Eichenstein and city council members Chaim Deutsch and Kalman Yeger. Coronavirus COVID-19 Global Cases by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (JHU) See the map, stats, and news for areas affected by COVID-19 on Google News Citywide the latest positive rate stood at 1.39% on Wednesday. The New York Police Department did not respond to questions about the overnight protests and violence.

On Wednesday, Cuomo defended the restrictions, which will also be enforced outside the city in Rockland and Orange counties, also home to large Orthodox Jewish communities.

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CurbTO is helping businesses, services, and community agencies that are open support physical distancing outside and […] Stimulus and Business Updates, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on coronavirus. After midnight, hundreds of Hasidic men, mostly unmasked, gathered round a bonfire of burning face masks in the middle of an avenue, according to videos circulated online and local media. CurbTO is helping businesses, services, and community agencies that are open support physical distancing outside and inside their buildings while also accommodating increased demand for delivery and pickup services. We will attack each area in the cluster with appropriate restrictions.

De Blasio's decision to delineate the neighborhoods where closures would be enforced using postal ZIP codes drew scorn from New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, a fellow Democrat with whom he has often feuded. ", (Reporting by Jonathan Allen and Maria Caspani in New York; Additional reporting by Gabriella Borter; Editing by Lisa Shumaker), Like us on Facebook to see similar stories, Lockdowns coming again: Latest in your state, White supremacist sentenced to 2 years in bomb plot case. Subscribe to traffic advisory email updates Visit the NYC Street Closures Map.

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In some predominantly Hasidic Jewish areas of Brooklyn's Borough Park, which will face the most stringent closures and where religious gatherings must not exceed 10 people, hundreds of protesters gathered on Tuesday night to assail restrictions coming into effect during Jewish religious holidays.

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COVID-19 clusters have been reported in Brooklyn and Queens in New York City as well as Rockland, Orange, Nassau and Binghamton counties in New York.

"To the extent there are communities that are upset, that's because they hadn't been following the original rules," he told reporters. The data has worried health officials who fear a second wave in a city that endured what at one point in the spring was the world's most rampant outbreak of COVID-19.

"Even worse, his rhetoric in recent days has been irresponsible and pejorative, particularly to a community of Holocaust survivors and their descendants, for whom his language was reminiscent of past verbal attacks on Jewish communities," the letter said. pic.twitter.com/xdV84gcQJg, Here are the maps of the two Queens clusters along with the guidance: pic.twitter.com/DP3sUBL8fs, Here is the map of the Orange County cluster — with a red and yellow zone — along with the guidance: pic.twitter.com/pVWgykbhI1, Here is the map of the Rockland County cluster — with a red and yellow zone — along with the guidance: pic.twitter.com/PyINoUivK5, Here is the map of the Broome County cluster — with a yellow zone — along with the guidance: pic.twitter.com/isgeAqtOET. COVID Live Updates: Cuomo, 5 other governors to hold emergency meeting, COVID NY: Jury service temporarily halted, NY nurses lend hand to Utah in fight against COVID, COVID Live Updates: One big city is returning to 'Stay-At-Home', NYC schools could go all-remote next week, mayor says, 2020 Election Results: President Donald Trump wins NC, New York tightens restrictions as coronavirus surges, Trump, stewing over election loss, silent as COVID-19 surges, CityMD closing earlier due to long testing lines, staff staying late, UConn places all dormitories under quarantine, Person-of-interest being questioned in 3 incidents of attempted rape in NYC, 2 workers dead, 1 person missing in veterans hospital blast, Click here to view the cluster maps if using the mobile app, Fiery protest in Brooklyn amid Cuomo's call for new restrictions, How coronavirus changed the New York region, New York, New Jersey, Connecticut out-of-state travelers quarantine list, COVID-19 Help, Information.

Four state and city elected officials representing Orthodox Jewish communities released a letter that castigated Cuomo, a Catholic, for what they described as singling out a religious community with insufficient consultation. "I thought that the ZIP codes were clearer. Copyright © 2020 WABC-TV. Please note: Weekend Road Closure details will be released every Wednesday/Thursday. De Blasio said the protesters did not represent the majority of New Yorkers and called for unity, calling on New Yorkers to stand up to "coronavirus denialists. Mayor Bill de Blasio first announced his plan to tamp down outbreaks in parts of Brooklyn and Queens on Sunday after the rate of positive coronavirus tests in some neighborhoods exceeded 3% for seven straight days. It overwhelmed the health care industry, it put millions out of work, it drowned social services in an ocean of need and threatened the food supply Americans had long since taken for granted. By Tuesday, Cuomo, who has ultimate authority over shutdown measures, had released new color-coded maps that created confusion in part with their diagonal lines bisecting city blocks, leaving it unclear which non-essential businesses on many streets would have to close. The new restrictions in COVID-19 hot spots mean even more schools are closing across New York City on Thursday, for a total of 169 closures. (Graphic: https://tmsnrt.rs/2WTOZDR). A record number of shops closed on UK high streets during the first half of this year as the coronavirus lockdown hit many stores hard, data shows. Microsoft may earn an Affiliate Commission if you purchase something through recommended links in this article. NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York City will begin enforcing new shutdown rules on businesses and schools in coronavirus hot spots on Thursday that have already triggered angry protests from a small contingent of Orthodox Jews in one of the affected areas. 14-day change trends use 7-day averages. Here is the map of the Brooklyn cluster along with the rules.

In that area, more than 8% of coronavirus tests have come back positive this week. New York City set to impose new COVID-19 closures despite Orthodox Jewish protests By Jonathan Allen and Maria Caspani 10/7/2020 Fact check: Think you're having a heart attack? "And that's why the infection spread.". "We're working with the state to get very clear the exact boundaries," he told reporters.

The backlash has spread beyond Hasidic Jewish residents.

Andrew Cuomo announced new rules to help fight COVID clusters, including closing nonessential businesses in the main and surrounding areas of a hot spot.

New York City set to impose new COVID-19 closures despite Orthodox Jewish protests. At the apex of the crisis and for the weeks that followed, no part of life, or even what followed life, was spared. New York is one of about 30 out of 50 U.S. states were cases have risen over the past two weeks, according to a Reuters analysis.

CaféTO is about providing more outdoor dining areas to help some restaurants and bars create physical distancing for patrons on patios during the summer months. The coronavirus pandemic has sickened more than 49,148,400 people, according to official counts. COVID-19: Map of CurbTO, ActiveTO & CaféTO Installations.

This map shows installed temporary parking pick-up zones, curb lane pedestrian zones and sidewalk widenings which are part of the City’s CurbTO program as well as, quiet streets and weekend road closures which are part of the ActiveTO program.