Upper East Side Local Businesses During Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 19th, 2020

Hello:

Community Board 8 is trying to keep businesses and residents connected with a listing of all the open businesses in our community during the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19). While this is the most up to date list that we have, we encourage you to check with the businesses as things are quickly evolving.

COVID-19 Facts and Updates

March 5th, 2020

What You Need to Know About New York City's Localized Restrictions

COVID-19 continues to spread in New York City (NYC) with concerning increases in community transmission in certain neighborhoods. NYC is taking action by implementing restrictions in three zones identified by the State — red, orange, yellow.

June 21, 2019 – Weekly News Roundup

June 21st, 2019

The Empty Storefront Crisis and the End of the American Dream - The New York Times

NYCHA scraps east side tower plan in face of boro prez lawsuit - The City

"Their [Housing officials] goal is to allow more market-rate apartments on the site in an effort to raise more money for the cash-strapped Housing Authority.