"We're doing it in two-week intervals because every day is a new day, and we'll see what happens day-to-day, but I think it's not even questionable today that we're going to need two more weeks," Cuomo said Sunday.
More than 59,000 people have tested positive for coronavirus in New York State as of Sunday, state health officials said. Of those cases, 965 people have died, up from 728 the day before. More than 8,500 people are currently in the hospital for coronavirus in the state. The vast majority of the state's cases are located in New York City, which has reported 32,308 cases and 678 deaths.