NYC Mayor de Blasio Says It’s Time to Move Homeless From Hotels to Shelters

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said Wednesday it was time to return thousands of homeless citizens staying in hotels during the COVID-19 pandemic to shelters.

The state must approve the city’s desire to remove the homeless from hotels, which were used as temporary housing to accommodate social-distancing requirements during the pandemic.

Gov. Andrew Cuomo, D-N.Y., who has had an ongoing feuded with de Blasio since the mayor took office in 2014, said Tuesday that most COVID-19 restrictions would be lifted in the state.

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