Written by Administrator
Wednesday, October 31, 2012
Fallen trees were a common sight throughout the city in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
* NYC tap water remains safe to drink, but it is more heavily chlorinated than usual and may taste different.
* The City’s 911 system has been on overload, mostly because of an excessive amount of non-emergency calls such as reports of downed trees.
* For non-life threatening issues please call 311.
- The MTA will be restoring limited bus service today at 5:00pm. No fares will be charged for the time being.
- TO REPORT DAMAGE
- If your home or business has sustained damage from the storm you may qualify for assistance. To file a report, fill out this form on the City’s website: http://goo.gl/MkvMS
- TO VOLUNTEER
- The City needs volunteers for a wide variety of purposes. If you can help, please email
with your name, email address and borough.
- To volunteer with the Red Cross’s relief efforts, contact
- TO DONATE BLOOD
- To schedule a blood donation or get more information about giving blood, visit redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767)
- TO MAKE A FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTION
- To make a financial contribution towards Red Cross relief efforts: visit www.redcross.org, call 1-800-RED-CROSS, or text the word REDCROSS to 90999 to make a $10 donation.