Recent Messages

3/26/2015 6:00:03 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued on 3/26/15 at 6:00 PM. The New York City Unified Victim Identification System (UVIS) has been activated in response to a Alarm Fire that occurred earlier today at 2nd Avenue and East 7th Street in Manhattan. If you are concerned about the welfare of someone who may have been affected by the collapse and are unable to contact them, please call 311. From outside of NYC, you may call (212) 639-9675. The American Red Cross has also opened a reception center at P.S. 63, located at 121 East 3rd Street in Manhattan.


3/26/2015 4:34:31 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 3/26/15 at 4:34 PM. Emergency personnel are on the scene of a seven alarm fire located at East 7th St and 2nd Avenue (MN). 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.


3/26/2015 4:20:48 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 3/26/15 at 4:20 PM. Due to an overturned vehicle there are extensive delays on the northbound lanes of the West Side Highway between West 34th West 39th Streets (MN). Use alternate routes if possible.


3/26/2015 3:54:25 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 3/26/15 at 3:55 PM. Emergency personnel are on the scene of a five alarm fire located at East 7th St and 2nd Avenue (MN). 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.


3/26/2015 3:31:55 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 3/26/15 at 3:31 PM. Emergency personnel are on scene for reports of a building collapse at East 7th Street and 2nd Avenue (MN). Expect traffic delays and street closures in the area.


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