Coronavirus Information & Resources
New York State Updates:
New York is thrilled to launch COVID Alert NY – the official Exposure Notification App created by the New York State Department of Health in partnership with Google and Apple. Now you can use your phone in the fight against COVID-19 and get exposure alerts, without compromising your privacy or personal information. Visit your app store to download the COVID Alert NY app today!
New York State has implemented guidelines and restrictions due to the novel Coronavirus. For the most up-to-date information please visit https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home and updates to the New York State Travel Advisory can be found here https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/covid-19-travel-advisory.
Click here for a list of designated states, travel guidance, and information for essential workers.
Health and Safety Updates:
We recommend visitors consult the CDC, the World Health Organization (WHO) and local public health authorities for official information. Links to those resources can be found here:
For information regarding the local businesses in Albany County and their current status please visit the following pages:
Help restaurants get relief by visiting: https://www.saverestaurants.com/take-action/. This will automatically send an email to your congressional reps and tell them independent restaurants need relief.
Organizations & Attractions
Information on support for Albany's Small Businesses can be found here www.supportsmalbany.com
Information for Museums and Heritage sites can be found on the Museum Association of New York's website
Reopening guidance and resources from the Capital Region Chamber
Travel & Tourism Updates:
For information regarding the travel and tourism industry and its current status please visit the following pages:
Ways to Support Local Businesses & Creative Distancing Ideas
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Thursday, January 21, 2021 9:00 AM by Discover Albany Staff
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Guide to Takeout, Delivery, Curbside Pickup & Restaurant Closings in Albany County
Tuesday, January 5, 2021 9:00 AM by Discover Albany Staff