HAPPENING NOW: @Mayor Bill de Blasio talks Phase 3 of reopening. As of TODAY, outdoor recreational sites are open, including: 🏀 Basketball 🎾 Tennis 🏐 Volleyball 🐶 Dog Runs 🤾♀️ Handball
NYC, we need YOU to help stop the spread of COVID-19 — join us July 8 for our citywide Get Tested Day of Action! Find a location at http://nyc.gov/covidtest.
As we go about celebrating Fourth of July weekend, we remember Detective Miosotis Familia who was killed in the line of duty protecting the people of NYC just after midnight on the morning of July 5, 2017. Join us in our vow to #NeverForget her sacrifice.
The name is racist. “Independence” isn’t just a holiday, its an ideal we live up to when we cast off the remnants of a hateful past. Every sports team with a name rooted in this kind of bigotry needs to make a change. https://www.nbcnews.com/news/sports/washington-redskins-thoroughly-review-team-name-n1232877
The 9/11 Memorial is sacred ground that unfortunately had to close in March due to COVID-19. It reopens this weekend and is a reminder to the world of the strength and resilience of New York City.
The streets of Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard between 125th and 127th have a message from Harlem and New York City: #BlackLivesMatter