Cuomo: Summer day camps can open June 29

Kids playing outside in the summer. Kids playing outside in the summer. | Photo: File.

WNYT Staff
Updated: June 02, 2020 01:38 PM
Created: June 02, 2020 12:59 PM

Gov. Cuomo says summer day camps can open across New York State on June 29. However, he has not made a decision on sleep-away camps yet.

It comes as the Capital Region is on track to enter Phase 2 on Wednesday.


Gov. Cuomo says the number of new coronavirus hospitalizations is at an all-time low in New York state – with 154 people across the state entering the hospital over a one-day period. At the peak, there were well over 3,000 people entering the hospital in a one-day period.

While the number of deaths in a 24-hour period ticked up from 54 to 58 people, Cuomo also noted that's still relatively low compared to what they once were.

Western New York and Buffalo entered Phase 2 on Tuesday, and New York City is scheduled to begin Phase 1 on June 8.

You can see Gov. Cuomo's full coronavirus briefing here.

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