New York Public Library's Pelham Bay branch, closed temporarily.
Photo by Aracelis Batista
Many businesses in the Bronx, among most other places in the United States, have either limited service or closed down indefinitely in response to the recentCoronavirus (COVID-19) scare.
Bronx businesses and organizations that have closed down or limited service included Wendy’s, T-Mobile, Taco Bell, McDonald’s, Popeye’s, Botanical Garden and Bronx Zoo, among other local and borough establishments.
All schools, libraries and community boards have also been closed down temporarily. Nursing homes have also restricted visitation to medical family members.