Cheering, Celebrations Erupt In Streets Of New York After Joe Biden Projected To Win Presidency – CBS New York

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Cheers erupted across New York City moments after Joe Biden was projected to win the presidential election.

CBS News and other media outlets made the projection around 11:30 a.m. Saturday, saying he was projected to win Pennsylvania, giving him enough electoral college votes to win the presidency.

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Moments later, cheers could be heard across various parts of New York City.

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Around 2:45p, the NYPD issued a travel advisory, urging people to avoid Times Square due to the large crowds.

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