Recent Messages

5/29/2015 11:17:03 AM
Notify NYC - Fire
Notification issued 5/29/15 at 11:14 AM. Emergency personnel are on the scene of a two alarm fire located at East 54th Street and Madison Avenue 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.

5/28/2015 5:56:05 PM
Notify NYC - Traffic Delays
Notification issued 5/28/15 at 5:55 PM Due to a motor vehicle collision, expect extensive traffic delays on the westbound Brooklyn Queens Expressway approaching Hamilton Avenue in Brooklyn. Consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time.

5/28/2015 4:13:03 PM
Notify NYC - Power Outage
Notification issued on 5/28/15 at 4:12 PM. Con Edison is responding to a power outage in the Allerton section of The Bronx, including parts of ZIP Code 10469. To report a loss of electric service, contact Con Edison at 1-800-752-6633. 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. 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. To view this message in American Sign Language (ASL) with audio and subtitles, please visit:

5/28/2015 3:30:03 PM
Notify NYC - Notification
Notification issued 5/28/15 at 3:30 PM. Due to planned construction activity, a natural gas odor may be present in the vicinity of Western Avenue and Goethals Road North in Staten Island tomorrow, Friday, May 29th, between 7:30 AM and 4:00 PM. Please report natural gas emergencies to 9-1-1 if they occur.

5/28/2015 11:31:17 AM
Notify NYC - Traffic Delays
Notification issued 5/28/15 at 11:30 AM. Due to NYPD activity, expect extensive traffic delays on the southbound FDR Drive at the Battery Park Underpass in Manhattan. Consider alternate routes and allow for additional travel time.

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