A Historical Timeline of COVID-19 in New York City

As of October 5th, 2020, New York City has reported over 252,000 COVID-19 cases and 23,861 deaths. After first seeing the virus emerge in NYC during March, the city quickly saw a surge that would eventually frame the entire nation's response to the pandemic.

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