New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio has threatened to crack down on people who don’t practice social distancing in New York City:
— New York Post (@nypost) March 29, 2020
Today, as the hospital ship USNS Comfort entered New York Harbor with the mayor on hand, maybe he should have stuck around to provide a reminder about the city’s social distancing guidelines:
These photos of NYC crowds watching the arrival of the US Navy hospital ship Comfort were taken this morning.
— Jenna Amatulli (@ohheyjenna) March 30, 2020
— New York Post (@nypost) March 30, 2020
Way to go, New York.
— MJ Lee (@mj_lee) March 30, 2020
Groups of people are ignoring #SocialDistancing and gathering in the few spots where you can get a glimpse of the #USSComfort. Police told people to disperse.#Comfort #NYC #COVID19 #coronavirus #NewYork #PIX11NEWS pic.twitter.com/6i6jA1a7dk
— Darren McQuade (@BreakinNewsBoy) March 30, 2020
These are people gathered in large groups to watch the a military hospital ship dock during a pandemic where we have been instructed to social distance.
We suck pic.twitter.com/dBtsgp6X7E
— Jack Jokinen (@JJFromTheBronx) March 30, 2020