NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — New York state and city leaders are taking action to prepare for the Omicron variant.
Gov. Kathy Hochul tweeted Monday, saying it’s “not a question of if it comes to New York, but when.”
“Omicron is just across the bridge in Ontario. It’s not a question of if it comes to New York, but when,” the governor posted. “To everyone who has not yet been vaccinated, and especially those in Western New York: There’s no reason to wait. Get vaccinated.”
During her afternoon press briefing, Hochul said the state is monitoring the situation around the world.
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