New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks in front of stacks of medical protective supplies during a news conference at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center which will be partially converted into a temporary hospital during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in New York City, New York, U.S., March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Segar

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday added Rhode Island to the list of states from which travelers must quarantine for 14 days to curb the spread of coronavirus.

The governor also removed Washington, D.C. and Delaware from the list, which now includes 34 states and Puerto Rico.

“Our progress in New York is even better than we expected, thanks to the hard work of New Yorkers,” Cuomo said. “But we must protect that progress, which is why today we are adding another state to our travel advisory.”

The full list of places includes Alaska, Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana ,Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nebraska, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, Puerto Rico, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Virginia, Washington, and Wisconsin.

Related Story: Cuomo Adds 3 More States, D.C., and Puerto Rico To Travel Advisory

Related Story: Tri-State Governors Order Quarantine of Visitors From Coronavirus Hot Spot States

Related Story: 8 States Added to Cuomo’s Quarantine Order

Related Story: Cuomo Adds 3 More States To Quarantine Order

Related Story: Cuomo Adds 4 More States To Quarantine Order

Related Story: Cuomo Adds 10 States To Quarantine Order

For more coronavirus coverage, visit longislandpress.com/coronavirus

Sign up for Long Island Press’ email newsletters hereSign up for home delivery of Long Island Press here. Sign up for discounts by becoming a Long Island Press community partner here.

Comments