Community Alerts

COVID-19 Updates in Lincoln Square Archive List

Mar 30, 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. We are committed to providing you with up to date information on what is happening in our neighborhood and connecting you to other helpful resources. 

Restaurant & Business Information - Additional Resources - NY Forward & City Updates - COVID-19 Testing & Vaccines - COVID-19 Tracking - Neighborhood Updates - Letters from the President

Restaurant & Business Information

COVID-19 Regulations Update for Early Spring

The New Normal: Adapting Your Small Business Playbook 

 Updates for Indoor Dining Ban: 12.18.20

New York Forward Small Business Lease Assistance Partnership

Free Equipment to Winterize Outdoor Dining Space for Open Restaurants Participants

Open Restaurants Program Updates

FAQ on Indoor and Outdoor Dining Guidelines

City Announces Open Storefronts Program

Some Health and Safety Reminders for Restaurants/Customers

Indoor Dining Resources for Restaurants 

Open Restaurants Info for Winterizing Setups

Outdoor Dining Extended Year-Round

Supplies for Businesses and Restaurants

COVID-19 Restaurant Surcharge

SLA and NYC Health Updates

Updated Information for Bars and Restaurants

Reopening Guidance for Businesses Made Simple

Updated COVID-19 Guidance from SBS

NYC Open Restaurants Application is Live

Free Face Coverings for Small Businesses

REBNY Guidelines for Reopening Commercial Buildings in Phase Two

Additional Resources

Updated CDC Guidance on Masks and Quarantine

COVID-19 Mental Health Resources for New Yorkers

Continue to Stay Safe Through COVID-19

New CDC Guidelines on Holiday Travel and Quarantine

Latest COVID-19 Guidelines from the CDC

COVID-19 Isolation Hotel Program

More Information on Travel and Quarantine

Updates on Public Schools

Helpful Updates on PPE

COVID-19 Helpful Links

Bike Safety Tips

COVID-19 Resources for Seniors

Cooling Assistance This Summer

Where Those In Need Can Get Food 

Access to Discounted Personal Protective Equipment

NY Forward & City Updates

Proposed Zoning Changes to Promote Recovery

Event, Arts and Entertainment Venues To Reopen April 2

Reopening & COVID-19 Updates: February 2021

Indoor Dining to Resume on February 14

Indoor Dining Shutdown in NYC on Monday Dec. 14

Indoor Dining Begins Wednesday, September 30

Gyms Reopen This Week

Reopening: Museums, Gyms & More

NYC Enters Phase Four

Phase Three: What's Open

Phase Three: Indoor Dining Postponed

Governor's Guidelines for Phases Two and Three

COVID-19 Testing & Vaccines

New CDC Guidance for People Who Have Been Fully Vaccinated

Get Tested for COVID-19 in Lincoln Square

NYC Now in Phase 1B of COVID-19 Vaccinations

COVID-19 Vaccine Resources

Local Urgent Care and Telehealth Services 

COVID-19 Tracking

New Guidance from New York State on Cluster Zones 11.23.20

New York State has Second-Lowest COVID-19 Positivity Rate in the United States

Download COVID Alert NY

COVID-19 Zone Finder Map

Neighborhood Updates

Neighborhood Updates for Early March

Indoor Dining Updates in Lincoln Square

Outdoor Dining, Takeout, & Delivery in Lincoln Square Update

What's Open for Indoor Dining in Lincoln Square

Staying Safe for Ourselves and Others

Public School Reopening Plan

Plans for College Campuses in Lincoln Square

How You Can Help During the COVID-19 Crisis 

Support Local Business & Organizations 

Summer Learning at Home

Child Care Services Around Lincoln Square

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

Letters from the President

Letter from Monica Blum, LSBID President: 9.28.20

Update from LSBID President Monica Blum: 5.27.20

Update from LSBID President Monica Blum: 4.22.20

Virtual Town Hall: Small Business Relief During COVID-19

Update from LSBID President Monica Blum: 4.8.20

Update from LSBID President Monica Blum: 3.30.20

An Update from the Lincoln Square BID: 3.18.20

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