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Connections: Local small business owners and founders discuss the state of reopening

Aug 14, 2020

Dozens of small business owners held a news conference this week to call on New York State to allow for further reopening. The owners represented gyms, fitness centers, movie theaters, bowling alleys, and more. They argue that New York State has handled the pandemic well, but has not been consistent with reopening plans.

Is it time to open the gyms? Is there a case for comedy clubs or movie theaters? Our guests weigh in: