Recent Messages

5/1/2016 7:09:48 PM
Notify NYC - Fire
Notification issued 5/1/16 at 7:08 PM. Emergency personnel are on the scene of a three alarm fire located at West 25th Street and Broadway in Manhattan. Expect smoke, traffic delays, and a presence of emergency personnel and vehicles in the area. The NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene advises avoiding smoke exposure from structural fires by closing windows while indoors and reducing outdoor activity where smoke is present. People with heart or breathing conditions such as asthma may be more sensitive and should seek immediate medical attention if they experience a worsening of their condition, shortness of breath, or chest pains. 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:nbsp;http://on.nyc.gov/1kdbhe2.


5/1/2016 3:00:05 PM
Notify NYC - CERT Exercise
Notification issued 5/1/16 at 3:00 PM. As part of a Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) training class, a controlled fire and disaster drill will be conducted at West 18th Street and 5th Avenue in Manhattan at 6:30 PM tomorrow, 5/2/16. Expect to see FDNY and NYPD personnel in action. To learn more about CERT, visit http://www.NYC.gov/CERT.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: http://on.nyc.gov/1TdgJtQ.


4/30/2016 3:00:07 PM
Notify NYC - 2016 TD 5 Boro Bike Tour Road Closures
Notification issued 4/30/16 at 3:00 PM. Multiple street closures will be in effect citywide on Sunday, May 1, 2016 from 2:00 AM to 6:00 PM, in support of the 2015 TD Five Boro Bike Tour, including a full closure of the lower level of the Staten Island bound Verrazano-Narrows Bridge. The upper level of the Verrazano Bridge will remain open in both directions throughout the event. In addition, traffic exiting the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel (Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel) will be diverted to Hamilton Avenue between 9:00 AM and 3:30 PM. The ramp to the FDR Drive from the Robert F. Kennedy Bridge will be closed between 7:45 AM and 12:00 PM, with all Manhattan bound traffic exiting at 125th Street. For more information, please visit http://www.nycbikemaps.com/maps/five-boro-bike-tour-map/.


4/30/2016 3:03:16 AM
Notify NYC - Silver Alert - Florencio Hatch M/H/86 (CW)
Silver Alert issued 4/30/16 at 2:57 AM.A Silver Alert has been issued for the disappearance of Florencio Hatch, an 85-year-old Hispanic male, from the area of 154th Street and Arlington Terrace in Queens.Description: 5'7" tall and 165lbs, partially bald with gray hair. Mr. Hatch has Alzheimer's Disease.Last Seen: 4/28 at approximately 9:30 PM wearing a white baseball cap, multi-colored or striped waist length jacket, blue jeans, black sneakers walking with a cane.Photo: http://i.imgur.com/WBPJW0p.jpgIf you see Mr. Hatch, please 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: http://on.nyc.gov/1ZlUYf1. --


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.


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