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Reminder: You Still Need to Wear a Mask on the Subway

As you've likely heard by now, this week the Transportation Security Administration lifted the mask mandate on planes and other public transportation, following a ruling from a federal judge in Florida who determined that the CDC had overstepped its...

New York State Has Dropped Its Indoor Mask Mandate, Here’s What You Need to Know

In response to careening Covid-19 case numbers following this winter's Omicron surge, Governor Hochul announced this week that she will be ending New...

Start Off 2022 Right By Remembering to Wear a Mask Indoors

New York heads into 2022 much like it headed into 2021: nervous about the coronavirus. On New Year’s Eve, Governor Hochul extended the state’s...

How Lower Manhattan Small Business Owners Can Stock Up On Free Masks To Keep Staff Safe

With vaccinations underway and citywide infection rates improving, there’s hope on the horizon. Still, we’ve got a long pandemic winter ahead of...

Help The MTA Distribute Free Face Masks To Commuters

Here’s your chance to stop complaining about maskless people on the subways and start doing something about it: The MTA is seeking volunteers to...

Free Masks Available For Lower Manhattan Businesses

UPDATE, September 29: Our mask supply is currently depleted. We will keep you posted if and when that changes. Thank you.Need masks for your...

Yes, You *Still* Need To Wear A Mask Outside

Attention, New Yorkers: Yes, you still have to wear a mask when out in public. A recent survey conducted by the New York Times found that...

Schools Are Giving Out Free Masks For New Yorkers Who Need Them

Friendly reminder: In addition to the Department of Education's grab-and-go program to ensure New Yorkers won't go hungry during the COVID-19...

Here’s A Map Of Our Hand-Sanitizing Stations In Lower Manhattan

Our latest effort in supporting the neighborhood's COVID-19 era reopening is threefold: last weekend, the Downtown Alliance added social-distance...

Friendly Reminder: You’ve Still Gotta Wear A Mask

As the weather gets warmer and the city inches closer to a full reopening, it’s easy to forget that we’re still in the grips of a pandemic. The...