Phase Two Update on Business Openings 
As everyone knows by now, New York City entered  Phase Two of the Governor’s plan  to reopen on Monday, June 22. Offices, in-store retail, hair salons, barbershops, and outdoor food service...
NYC Pride 2020
June is Pride Month, and while this year’s Pride may look a little bit different than previous years, there are still a lot of ways that New Yorkers can celebrate the LGBTQ+ community!
Free Tax Prep
The tax filing deadline for 2019 taxes is quickly approaching, and the City is offering free tax prep so New Yorkers can successfully file before July 15, 2020. While all New York City free tax prep...
NY Phil's Concerts in the Park @ Home
Since the New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Parks began in 1965, more than 14 million people across New York City have gathered for free classical music concerts under the stars. Though...
PPE + Reopening Supplies
As New York City reopens, small businesses, nonprofits, and other organizations throughout the five boroughs will need to procure supplies in order to operate safely and efficiently...
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Landmark West:
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New Travel Advisory
Governor Cuomo just announced a tristate travel advisory. All individuals traveling from states with significant community spread of COVID into NY, NJ, or CT must quarantine for 14 days. This travel advisory is effective midnight, Thursday, June 24.
Important Phase Two Guidance for Alcohol Sales
Governor Cuomo amended  Executive Order 202.43 (EO)  to include updated guidance for food and beverage establishments effective immediately.  You can also watch the announcement here . Under this EO, businesses selling or serving alcohol to be consumed at the business or elsewhere must ensure that everyone within 100 feet of their business is: 

  • In compliance with open-container, social-distancing, and face-covering rules; and  
  • Following all existing rules, regulations, and laws. 

The EO states that businesses that cannot follow these guidelines must stop selling alcohol until they can. Violations could result in having a license suspended or revoked, with fines up to $10,000 per violation.  Patrons can also be fined for breaking open container or social distancing rules. 
Alternate Side Parking Updates
Alternate Side Parking (ASP) regulations are suspended through Sunday, June 28, 2020. A  SP regulations will be back in effect on June 29th, however, residential streets that have multiple ASP days will be cleaned – with vehicles required to be moved – only on the latest day in the week. Click here for more information
Summer Meal Hubs
Grab-and-go Meal Hubs will continue to operate through the summer as the City continues to fight food insecurity during the COVID-19 crisis. Starting on Monday, June 29, Meal Hub summer service will operate at approximately 400 sites across the city and continue regular service from 7:30am to 1:30pm, Monday through Friday.  Click here for a press release about these updates .
NYC Marathon Canceled
The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon is canceled due to coronavirus-related health and safety concerns. Click here for more information .
DSNY Service Notice for July 4
The New York City Department of Sanitation announced that in observance of Independence Day, there will be no trash or recycling collection on Saturday, July 4. Click here for more information .
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