Recent Messages

10/26/2016 1:13:26 PM
Notify NYC - Traffic Delays
Notification issued 10/26/16 at 1:12 PM. Due to NYPD and FDNY activity, expect extensive traffic delays in the area of Knapp Street and Avenue Z in Brooklyn. Consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time.

10/26/2016 8:34:12 AM
Notify NYC - Traffic Delays
Notification issued 10/26/16 at 8:33 AM. Due to protest activity, expect extensive traffic delays on the George Washington Bridge in both directions. Consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time.

10/26/2016 8:20:02 AM
Notify NYC - NYPD Controlled Detonation
Notification issued 10/26/16 at 8:18 AM. NYPD controlled detonation activity will occur today near Rodman’s Neck in The Bronx. The activity is scheduled to take place between approximately 9AM and 1PM. The effects of this routine activity may be heard in nearby neighborhoods.

10/24/2016 5:30:03 PM
Notify NYC - Exercise
Notification issued 10/24/16 at 5:30 PM. The New York National Guard will be conducting a full-scale exercise tomorrow, 10/25, and Thursday, 10/27, at the Resort Worlds Casino at Rockaway Boulevard and 114th Street in Queens. The exercise is scheduled to occur from approximately 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM and will consist of emergency personnel utilizing personal protective equipment, including full hazmat suits. This is only an exercise.

10/24/2016 10:19:03 AM
Notify NYC - Con Edison Power Outage
Notification issued 10/24/16 at 10:18 AM. Con Edison is responding to a power outage in the Middle Village section of Queens, including parts of ZIP code 11378 and 11379. Report power outages to Con Edison at 1-800-752-6633, or if you have a speech or hearing impairment, report outages to 1-800-642-2308. Please see for more information. If you are affected by the outage, turn off all appliances, avoid downed and hanging power lines, and keep refrigerator and freezer doors closed to prevent food spoilage. Do not use generators indoors. If you are having a life threatening medical emergency and need immediate assistance, please dial 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:

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