Recent Messages

4/28/2016 9:03:29 PM
Notify NYC - Traffic Delays
Notification issued 4/28/2016 at 9:00 PM. Due to law enforcement activity, expect extensive traffic delays in the area of East 57th Street and Fifth Avenue in Manhattan.nbsp; Consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time.

4/28/2016 3:00:10 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 2/28/16 at 3:00 PM. Due to National Grid performing natural gas system upgrades, a natural gas odor may be present in the vicinity of East 108th Street and Flatlands Avenue in Brooklyn tomorrow, April 29, starting at approximately 6:00 AM.nbsp; The activity should end during normal business hours later that day. Please report natural gas emergencies to 9-1-1 if they occur.

4/28/2016 9:11:40 AM
Notify NYC - NYS Missing Vulnerable Adult
Alert issued 4/28/16 at 9:10 AM. A Missing Vulnerable Adult Alert has been issued for Michael Yam, a 24-year-old Asian male from Brooklyn, NY. He suffers from autism, is unable to communicate, and may be in need of medical attention.Description: 6'2" tall, 112lbs, with black hair and black eyes.Last Seen: Prospect Park in Brooklyn at approximately 1:00 PM on 4/27; wearing a gray hooded shirt, blue jeans, and a name tag on a lanyard with his photo on it.Photo: you see the missing person, please call the NYPD Missing Person Squad at 800-577-8477nbsp; or call 9-1-1.To view this message in American Sign Language (ASL), Arabic, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian Creole, Italian, Korean, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Urdu, or Yiddish, please visit:

4/27/2016 5:00:04 PM
Notify NYC - Road Closure - Planned
Notification issued 4/27/16 at 5:00 PM. Due to maintenance work on the bridge lift span, the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge will be closed from 1:00 AM to 2:00 AM on Thursday, April 28. All traffic will be detoured to the Cross Bay Veterans Memorial Bridge during this time. Electronic signs will be placed along the Belt Parkway and Flatbush Avenue in Brooklyn and along Rockaway Point Boulevard and Beach Channel Drive in the Rockaways, notifying motorists to use the Cross Bay Veterans Bridge. For more info, please visit

4/27/2016 2:03:16 PM
Notify NYC - Road Closure - Reopened
Notification issued 4/27/16 at 2:03 PM. Following a prior closure, all lanes of the Clearview Expressway have reopened near 48th Street in Queens. Expect residual delays.

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