The New York Daily News reports:
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a strict new COVID mandate, including proof of vaccination, for those who want to dine indoors, go to the gym and other social events in New York City starting Tuesday. While the mandate, the first of its kind in the U.S., will not be formally enforced until Sept. 13, the mayor said the so-called Key to NYC program would require anyone who wants to eat inside or attend indoor events to show proof of vaccination.
Read the full article. Some other outlets are reporting that the city’s vax mandate starts today.
NYC’s strict new COVID mandate — including proof of vaccination for those who want to dine indoors, go to the gym and other social events in the city — is starting Tuesday.
“We want you to enjoy the fullness of the city but you have to be vaccinated.”https://t.co/qT7HcRzd1S
— New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) August 16, 2021
Keeping up with vax mandates:
Cuomo says NY state will require healthcare workers be vaccinated by Sept. 27
Key to NYC vaccine mandate starts (must show proof for indoor dining, gyms, theaters, etc)
— Karen Hua (@k_hua) August 16, 2021