Governor Cuomo Updates New Yorkers on State's Progress During COVID-19 Pandemic

Posted to Applied Web NY on Sun, 10/11/2020 - 18:35

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today updated New Yorkers on the state's progress during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. New York State has conducted 12 million COVID-19 tests. In "Red Zone" focus areas included as part of the Governor's Cluster Action Initiative, the positivity rate for test results reported yesterday is 5.74 percent and 6.13 percent for the past week. These "Red Zone" focus areas are home to 2.8 percent of state's population, yet have had 17.6 percent of all positive cases reported this week to New York State.