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Latest coronavirus updates in New York: Tuesday, June 30, 2020

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Posted at 7:14 AM, Jun 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-30 13:32:32-04

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.

12:30 p.m.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio held his daily briefing. Watch in full below:

Breaking Update:

Daily COVID-19 indicators:

  • Coronavirus hospitalizations: 40
  • H+H ICU patients: 301
  • Percent of NYC residents who tested positive: 1% (of all tested Monday)

New York City budget updates:

  • Mayor says fiscal year 2021 budget is $88.1 billion, brought down from $95.3 billion projected earlier this year
  • Budget includes deep cuts to city agencies and billions in savings

Values in the NYC budget:

  • NYC Care - Expanding to Manhattan and Queens - guaranteed health care in every borough ($37.5 million)
  • Specialized COVID-19 clinics for hard-hit comunities
    • Three new specialized community clinics in Bushwick (Brooklyn), Jackson Heights (Queens) and Tremont (Brooklyn), to treat the lasting effects of COVID-19. ($113 million)
  • GetFoodNYC
    • $450 million effort over FY20 and FY21 to ensure no New Yorkers go hungry amid the pandemic or after.

NYPD reform and the budget:

  • $1 billion in cuts and reduced expenses while maintaining patrol strength and keeping our streets safe, Mayor says.
  • Reduced spending
    • Cancel July police academy class, lowering future headcount of NYPD
    • Major overtime reductions
    • Reduce contracts and non-personnel expenses
  • Transfer responsibilities out of NYPD
    • Crossing guards
    • Homeless engagement unit

NYPD Reinvestments planned in budget:

  • Approximately $430 million in cuts from NYPD
    • $115 million for summer youth programming
    • $116 million for education
    • $134 million for family and social services
  • Nearly $547 million in capital shifted from NYPD
    • $450 million for NYCHA and Parks youth recreation centers
    • $87 million for NYCHA broadband expansion

Latest official numbers:
As of Tuesday morning, a total of 392,930 people had tested positive for COVID-19 in New York, with the state's death toll at 24,842.

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