Coronavirus NY: New York state gyms & casinos, outside NYC, increase capacity

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Saturday, May 15, 2021
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Capacity has now increased to 50% at gyms and casinos.

NEW YORK (WABC) -- New York state is allowing an increase in capacity for gyms and fitness centers outside of New York City.

Previously at 33% capacity, it has now increased to 50%.

Casinos and gaming facilities have also increased capacity from 25% to 50%.

Governor Andrew Cuomo's new policy comes in accordance with the state's updated health and safety guidelines.

On Monday, curfew will be lifted for outdoor dining areas.

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