Greater Rochester Chamber Statement on High-Risk Sports Decision

ROCHESTER, NY (January 22, 2021) Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce President and CEO Bob Duffy issued the following statement in response to New York State’s decision that high-risk sports and recreation may resume February 1, 2021 at the discretion of local health officials.

Duffy said, “This is a great day for our region’s athletes and their families, coaches, and supporters. Greater Rochester Chamber advocated strongly for their ability to safely practice and compete through regular communications with the Governor’s Office. We greatly appreciate Governor Cuomo’s decision today, which helps us get closer to a sense of normalcy in 2021.”