Garage and yard sales are allowed to resume in New York regions that have entered phase 3 of reopening according to Lieutenant Governor Kathy Hochul who released a statement on Twitter saying, "I know many people rely on garage & yard sales to sell unwanted items or shop for good finds. They're now allowed in New York with social distancing guidelines to help ensure health & safety."

Hochul also says there is a limit of 10 people at a time, people should social distance and the wearing of masks is required.

According to Governor Cuomo's Office, the regions able to open for phase 3 are: Central New York, Finger Lakes, Mohawk Valley, North Country and the Southern Tier.