New York City continues to surpass its new cases threshold limit, adding 1,522 Covid-19 cases, according to New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio. The city set threshold is 550 cases.
The city also reported 114 patients admitted to the hospital, which remains under the city set threshold of 200.
The city’s infection rate on a seven-day average is 3.33%, he tweeted Friday.
“We CANNOT let up the fight this weekend, New York City,” de Blasio tweeted.
The mayor urged residents to wear a mask, get tested and "help us push back this second wave.”
See the mayor's tweet: