By late June 2020, the number of daily casualties from coronavirus had dropped dramatically across the entire state. And by July 6, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that New York City could begin entering Phase III of reopening businesses. It appeared the worst was over. New York’s recovery was considered a model of success. Now, on the other side of the storm, residents began to reflect on the lessons learned, society, health, vaccination and … the silver lining.

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This work is supported by BK Reader, Brooklyn Community Foundation COVID-19 Response FundThe National Geographic Society’s COVID-19 Emergency Fund for JournalistsThe Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting, and The American Medical Association.