Many New York City Starbucks Locations About To Put An End To Squatters

As for Starbucks, the decision to pull the plug is reportedly up to individual stores thought to be only in New York. –Many New York City Starbucks Locations About To Put An End To Squatters « CBS New York.

Awkward phrasing… Who is doing the reporting if this fact is “reportedly” so? Who is doing the thinking if this is “thought to be only in New York,” as if there are some stores in multiple locations?