Brooklyn and other towns across New York are putting proactive measures in place to quell the spread of COVID-19. Disruptions to school, work, and major public gatherings are already manifesting and it’s important to stay up to date on what’s happening in the Brooklyn, NY community.

Stay up to date and informed with our resources: Breaking public health news, information on your local New York hospitals and healthcare facilities, information from the New York Public Health Department, and Twitter updates from New York government officials. Continue to visit our website for the latest updates.

New York COVID-19 Cases

New York New Coronavirus Cases: 11,292
New York Total Coronavirus Cases: 5,509,573
New York New Coronavirus Deaths: 23
New York Total Coronavirus Deaths: 69,239
U.S. New Coronavirus Cases: 88,149
U.S. Total Coronavirus Cases: 84,799,040
U.S. New Coronavirus Deaths: 201
U.S. Total Coronavirus Deaths: 1,028,337
Last updated May 20 2022
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Coronavirus News for Brooklyn

The New York City Recovery Index: May 16

New York City’s economic recovery index gained sharply in the week ending May 7, 2022, recovering losses incurred during the week of April 30. The index score rose to 74 out of 100, matching the level ... More info »

Spectrum News NY1 - 05/18/2022 09:54pm

New York COVID cases surge 24% as CDC urges indoor masking in 45 counties

COVID tally leaped nearly 24% last week, as 68,262 cases were reported. CDC says people should wear masks indoors in 45 of 62 counties ... More info »

Yahoo - 05/16/2022 07:00am

No return of mask mandate despite new ‘high’ COVID-19 risk, Mayor Adams vows

Adams predicted Wednesday that “variants are going to continue to come” as part of a “new norm settling” , arguing the city can’t enact new regulations with each wave. More info »

New York Post - 05/18/2022 02:36pm

New York Is Facing a Pandemic-Fueled Home Energy Crisis, With No End in Sight

During the first year of the Covid-19 pandemic, Jen Chantrtanapichate, a climate justice organizer, fell behind on her utility bills after she lost her contract as a consultant. “I was enrolled in ... More info »

Inside Climate News - 05/19/2022 09:00pm

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