Recent Messages

2/5/2016 6:31:06 PM
Notify NYC - Travel Advisory 2/5-2/6
Notification issued at 2/5/16 at 6:30 PM. With temperatures expected to drop below freezing Friday evening, melted snow can turn to ice/black ice causing dangerously slick driving conditions. New Yorkers should exercise caution when traveling tonight, Friday, February 5 and tomorrow, Saturday, February 6. The National Weather Service forecasts nighttime temperatures Friday to be below freezing, with wind chill values between 20 and 30 degrees. Temperatures Saturday will increase to the low 40s. Allow for extra travel time and be prepared for slippery road conditions. For more information and safety tips, please see the following press release:

2/5/2016 6:30:00 PM
Notify NYC - Fireworks
Notification issued 2/5/16 at 6:30 PM. A fireworks display is scheduled to take place on February 6, at approximately 8:30 PM off Pier 84, located at Hudson River Greenway west of 44th Street in Manhattan.

2/5/2016 3:27:27 PM
Notify NYC - Road Closure - Reopened
Notification issued 2/5/16 at 3:26 PM. Following an earlier closure, all lanes on the upper level of the Verrazano Bridge have reopened. Expect residual delays.

2/5/2016 2:19:00 PM
Notify NYC - Road Closure - Unplanned
Notification issued 2/5/16 at 2:18 PM. Due to an icing condition, all lanes on the upper level of the Verrazano Bridge in both directions are closed in both directions. Consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time.

2/5/2016 1:04:13 PM
Notify NYC - Mass Transit Restoration
Notification issued 2/5/16 at 1:05 PM. Following a previous incident, the MTA 1,2 3 trains are no longer by passing Chambers Street station and Franklin station in Manhattan.

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