The rapid drop in COVID-19 cases across New York City continued over the past week, and the citys Health Department reported that not one area of the Big Apple registered a 7-day positivity rate above 5%.
At the same time, between April 29-May 5, 35 ZIP codes in New York City most of which were in Manhattan logged 7-day positivity rates below 1%. Its a dramatic turnaround from just four weeks ago, when nine areas of New York mostly in the outer boroughs tallied positivity rates of 10% or higher.
A fan shows a vaccine passport on her phone as she arrives for a New York Mets game, during the COVID-19 pandemic, at Citi Field in Queens on April 24, 2021. The rapid drop in COVID-19 cases across New York City continued over the past week, and the citys […]
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