Latest coronavirus updates in New York: Thursday, June 25, 2020

Virus Outbreak New York
Posted at 4:53 AM, Jun 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-25 10:52:52-04

NEW YORK — Below you will find the most up-to-date information on coronavirus news impacting New York. You can find additional resources and coverage on our coronavirus page.

10 a.m.
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio held his daily briefing. Watch in video below.

Reopening in NYC

  • NYC “on track” to enter Phase 3 on Monday, July 6, mayor says
  • Phase 3 includes outdoor recreation areas including basketball, tennis, volleyball, dog runs, handball
  • We will have civilian agencies out and about for crowd control and noise issues

Daily indicators

  • COVID Hospitalizations: 60
  • H+H ICUs: 329
  • Percentage tested positive: 2%

9 a.m.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo tweeted that New York's coronavirus hospitalizations fell to 996, dropping below 1,000 for the first time since March, a new milestone for the state.

Latest official numbers:
As of Thursday morning, a total of 389,666 people had tested positive for COVID-19 in New York, with the state's death toll at 24,782.

COVID-19 timeline: How novel coronavirus spread

Tips to protect yourself and others amid coronavirus outbreaks

The New York state coronavirus hotline is 1-888-364-3065; information is also being posted here