New York City will have "vehicle checkpoints" at key bridges to strictly enforce the 14-day COVID19
NYC will have "vehicle checkpoints" at key bridges & crossings to strictly enforce the 14-day #COVID19 quarantine mandates for arriving out-of-state travelers.
New York City will have vehicle checkpoints at key bridges and crossings, and will strictly enforce the travel quarantine, Sheriff Joseph Fucito said. The sheriff’s office will conduct spot checks when out-of-state buses drop riders off at the curb. Test and tracing teams will be on the ground to direct individuals to testing sites and provide education on quarantine, Fucito said.
Violations of self-quarantine will be enforced, and may carry fines of $1,000 to $2,000, according to the mayor’s office. The city will enforce the completion of traveler forms at airports, Penn Station and the Port Authority Bus Terminal. There will be self-test site teams on site.