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Mayor de Blasio’s move to open up 30 miles of streets for pedestrians during the coronavirus pandemic fails the city’s low-income neighborhoods, advocates say. Those living in the poorest New York City neighborhoods are dying from coronavirus at more than double those in more affluent areas.The pandemic has revealed wide disparities. “This should shock the conscience of our city,” said Mark Levine, chair of the New York City Council’s health committee.
New York City’s health department has begun providing data that breaks down the city’s COVID-19 pandemic by a number of different demographic factors, including race and ZIP code. So far, the Out of the city’s 55 neighborhoods, there are 13 where at least 20 percent of working residents are employed in the restaurant, retail, hotel, or personal care services industry.
The data released Monday reinforced earlier revelations that black and Hispanic New Yorkers were both more than twice as likely to be killed by the virus as white people. New York City’s poorest neighborhoods are suffering coronavirus death rates more than double those in better-off neighborhoods. It’s been clear for weeks that the nation’s worst outbreak is hitting
Map Of New York Neighborhoods : The densely populated suburbs of Long Island are on the cusp of restarting parts of their economy, leaving the strong possibility that on Wednesday, New York City will be the only region in the state NEW YORK (WABC) — 13 more miles of streets will open Saturday to pedestrians as part of New York City’s “Open Streets” program. The total is up to 43 miles, surpassing the city’s goal of 40 miles by Memorial Day weekend in New York City has been synonymous with the start of summer, particularly with the opening of the city’s public beaches. The summer season is also by far the busiest time in the .