New York Coffee Shop Uses Board to Maintain Social Distance With Customers

A cafe in New York City’s West Village was filmed adhering to social distancing guidelines on May 9 by using a wooden board to give a customer their change.

The video, which shows a cafe worker using a plank with a plate attached to it, was filmed by Nico Maounis at Cafe Panino Mucho Gusto on Hudson Street.

Restaurants remained open for takeout service only as New York continued to follow measures aimed to slow the spread of the coronavirus. Credit: Nico Maounis via Storyful