Retail staff are required to wear masks and sanitizer must be available to customers. Customers must also wear a mask. Store owners will be able to prohibit any customer not wearing one barring medical reasons. Cuomo says employees returning to work need to be provided masks from their employers. (WBNG) — Governor Andrew Cuomo says CDC guidelines should still be taken into consideration as parts of the state reopen Friday. Additionally, retail businesses are also open for curbs-side pick-pick only. The Southern Tier is one of the regions that reopened. New York On-Pause has been extended to June 13 for regions that do not the criteria to reopen. If a region meets the criteria before June 13, they may reopen.