Mount Vernon allowing beauty salons, barbershops, spas and nail salons to remain open

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Mount Vernon's mayor is modifying her state of emergency and is now allowing beauty salons, barbershops, spas and nail salons to remain open.

Under a previous order, Mayor Shawyn Patterson-Howard had ordered them closed.

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But because of the most recent update by Gov. Andrew Cuomo, she is taking back part of that order.

However, the mayor is asking those establishments to schedule customers by appointment only and set aside designated times for seniors and the most vulnerable.

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