Recent Messages

4/19/2015 3:00:02 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 4/19/15 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, Monday, 4/20/15. Expect to see FDNY and NYPD personnel in action. To learn more about CERT, visit

4/19/2015 12:00:09 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 4/19/15 at 12:00 PM. Due to planned construction, the following overnight closures of the Henry Hudson Parkway will begin on Monday, April 20, from 11:00 PM to 6:00 AM. The full closure will extend from Kappock Street to 232nd Street, Bronx, for approximately six weeks. In addition, expect intermittent single lane closures during off-peak, daytime hours. Motorists are reminded that fines are doubled for speeding in work zones and consider alternate routes. For more information

4/18/2015 11:53:01 AM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 4/18/15 at 11:53 AM. The National Weather Service has issued a Red Flag Warning for New York City and surrounding areas from 12:00 PM to 8:00 PM today, 4/18/15. A Red Flag Warning means a combination of dry brush and gusty wind conditions support fire danger. Exercise extra caution when using outdoor gas and charcoal grills. In addition, smokers should never carelessly discard cigarettes. Immediately report a brush fire to 911. Please see attached press release:

4/17/2015 7:00:03 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 4/17/15 at 7:00 PM. Due to planned construction activity, a natural gas odor may be present in the vicinity of Floyd Bennett Field (BK), tomorrow, 4/18 between approximately 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM. Please report natural gas emergencies to 9-1-1 if they occur.

4/17/2015 12:00:03 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 4/17/15 at 12:00 PM. On Saturday, April 18th, a ceremonial cannon fire will take place at Fort Hamilton, Brooklyn at approximately 10:30 AM.

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