Gym and fitness center owners in Herkimer County are asked to call and schedule appointments to have their facilities inspected, in accordance with state requirements.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced that gyms could reopen starting Aug. 24, but needed to meet the following criteria:
- Have safety plans in place, following state guidelines.
- Pass inspections by local health departments.
- Meet air filtration and ventilation system requirements.
Owners can call 315-867-1176 to make an appointment for an inspection.
The state has also made a safety plan template available, which can be found here.