Times Square will welcome thousands of revelers on New Year’s Eve after celebrations were called off last year because of the coronavirus – although attendees must be fully vaccinated or submit a negative COVID-19 test, New York City made the announcement Tuesday.
Incumbent Mayor Bill de Blasio said in a press conference that visitors to Times Square to watch the ball drop and ring in 2022 should be vaccinated against COVID-19, even if the event is held outside because “you’re going to have a lot of people.” Talking about , off for a really long time. It makes sense to protect everyone,” according to wall street journal,
Participants over the age of 5 years must present proof of vaccination and a valid photo ID, and those who cannot be vaccinated for medical reasons must submit a negative COVID-19 test within 72 hours and a face-lift. Must wear mask.