Fight Over Opening Area Malls Continues with State

Area shopping malls, gyms, and movie theaters are among those businesses that will not be allowed to re-open in phase four because the state says they need more study. Rockland County Executive Ed Day says the state claims indoor air-quality is part of their concern…

Al Samuels is the head of the Rockland Business Association, and says social distancing and safety are still very important, but business would certainly spike if malls and entertainment facilities were able to open up…

WRCR’s Market Analyst Ken Mahoney of Mahoney Asset Management in Chestnut Ridge says Palisades Center is critical to Rockland’s economic health…

In a statement on Friday, Pyramid Management Group, owner of Palisades Center, said their air circulation systems are as good or better than the freestanding restaurants, office buildings and large retailers that have been opened. They say they have implemented all of the guidance by the federal government, the CDC and the State of New York and are prepared to re-open safely.

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