Hamptons residents worry that summer season vacationers will convey extra instances of COVID-19 out east as lodges plan to open for the summer season.
Sceney lodges Gurney’s and Montauk Seashore Home, amongst others, plan to open with new insurance policies. However on Thursday, the City of East Hampton’s board wrote a letter — components of which have been seen by Web page Six — to Gov. Andrew Cuomo asking him to prohibit the opening of lodges and resorts till New York is additional into the restoration course of.
“A summertime inflow of individuals into our space has the potential to trigger renewed outbreaks,” says the letter. “We’re listening to pleas from our residents to take motion to defend them … We worry that including resort and motel guests to the combination will merely overwhelm our city, creating an untenable, and avoidable, surge within the ongoing public well being disaster.”