District News

COVID-19 Updates from the Lincoln Square BID

Jun 15, 2021
the nearly empty intersection of Broadway, Columbus Ave, and 65th Street in March 2020

The Lincoln Square BID is closely monitoring the COVID-19 situation as it relates to Lincoln Square, the Upper West Side, the City, and our community. Below are the most up-to-date and relevant resources we have been able to find, including vaccine updates, neighborhood reopenings, and more. For our former long-list of COVID-19 articles from March 2020-March 2021, click here


Neighborhood Updates

Spring Reopenings in Lincoln Square (Mar 30, 2021)

Neighborhood Updates for Early March (Mar 2, 2021)

Staying Safe for Ourselves and Others 

Events Calendar (our calendar has been updated to include virtual events and activities)

Our Neighborhood Guide has up-to-date information on businesses open in the district

COVID-19 Vaccine Info & Testing

COVID-19 Vaccine Incentives in New York City (June 1, 2021)

COVID-19 Vaccine Walk-In Spots and New Guidance (Apr 27, 2021)

COVID-19 News for New Yorkers (Apr 13, 2021)

New York Opens Vaccine to All Adults (Mar 30, 2021)

New York Launches Excelsior Pass (Mar 30, 2021)

New CDC Guidance for People Who Have Been Fully Vaccinated (Mar 9, 2021)

Get Tested for COVID-19 in Lincoln Square (Mar 2, 2021)

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources (Jan 5, 2021)

City/State Updates & Resources

Governor Cuomo Announces COVID-19 Restrictions Lifted as 70% of Adult New Yorkers Have Received First Dose of COVID-19 Vaccine (June 15, 2021)

New York Adopts CDC Guidance Today (May 19, 2021)

NYC Reopening Updates(May 4, 2021)

Fair Share NYC: Restaurants (May 4, 2021)

COVID-19 Updates 4.21.21 (Apr 21, 2021)

Expansion of the Open Streets Program (Apr 6, 2021)

Updated COVID-19 Regulations (Mar 23, 2021)

COVID-19 Regulations Update for Early Spring (Mar 16, 2021)

Proposed Zoning Changes to Promote Recovery (Mar 15, 2021)

Event, Arts and Entertainment Venues To Reopen April 2 (Mar 9, 2021)

The New Normal: Adapting Your Small Business Playbook 

COVID-19 Zone Finder Map


We will continue to provide updates as we receive new information; however, information changes frequently, so please check with individual businesses, organizations, cultural organizations, and agencies to obtain the most up-to-date information. And contact us if you have questions via email at info@lincolnsquarebid.org.