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City of New York 8h
"I had that familiar conviction that life was beginning over again with the summer." -F. Scott FitzGerald, The Great Gatsby
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NYC Mayor's Office 9h
Still true tonight. Still true every night.
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FDNY 15h
Fire hydrant spray caps are a safe and fun way to but don't open the hydrant yourself. Visit a local firehouse to request a cap. See more tips at
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NYC Mayor's Office 15h
With temperatures hitting dangerous levels throughout the week, take extra precautions if you or someone you know is at an increased risk from the heat due to: 🔺 Chronic medical, mental health, or developmental conditions 🔺 Limited mobility 🔺 Obesity 🔺 Alcohol or drug misuse
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City of New York 9h
To help keep New Yorkers hydrated, the Department of Environmental Protection will have Water-on-the-Go portable drinking water fountains positioned at busy pedestrian areas across the five boroughs from Friday to Sunday. Learn more:
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Mayor Bill de Blasio 9h
Thunderstorms and heavy rain are continuing to pass through the city and we’re still under a flash flood warning. We’re working with Con Ed to respond to power outages in Throggs Neck and around Flushing. Follow for more updates.
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NYCEM - Notify NYC 11h
. Flash Flood Warning issued for NYC until 10:15 PM on 7/17. Heavy rainfall will cause flooding of highways & streets. . Multilingual & ASL Link: .
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NYCEM - Notify NYC 10h
. is responding to a power outage in Queens ZIPs: 11358 and 11355. Report service loss: 1-800-75-CONED or . Multilingual & ASL Link: .
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NYC Emergency Management 22h
Extreme heat is hazardous. You can by visiting a cooling center near you. To find a cooling center, visit or call .
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City of New York 10h
In order to conserve energy during periods of high demand, New Yorkers should reduce personal energy usage by setting air conditioners on low or to 78 degrees, turn off air conditioners when not home and close their doors. Learn more at
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NYCEM - Notify NYC 11h
. has issued a Special Weather Statement for NYC: strong thunderstorms are moving into the area, with wind gusts up to 50 mph, potential for localized flooding, and frequent cloud to ground lightening. These storms may intensity. Exercise caution when traveling.
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City of New York 11h
Heat stress can be fatal. Symptoms include: trouble breathing, rapid heart beat, dizziness or nausea. If you think you might be experiencing heat stress, call 911 right away! Learn more at
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NYC Mayor's Office 14h
New Yorkers, it's going to be HOT this week. Cool off by requesting a spray cap from your local firehouse and enjoy the shower!
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NYC Emergency Management 12h
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect. Know what to do if you're caught outside during a storm.
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NYC MOPD 12h
Tomorrow! National Disability Voter Registration Week continues at both & Harlem Independent Living Center 9 - 12. Come register to vote and learn more about the electoral process in NYC. For more information visit:
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City of New York 12h
We're experiencing extremely hot weather in New York City. Remember: Never leave your children or pets unattended in a car, even if the windows are open! Learn more at
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Mayor Bill de Blasio 12h
Con Edison is reporting roughly 3,800 customers without power on Staten Island in the area around New Dorp. They’re projecting to have power restored by 8:30 PM tonight. We’re working with them to resolve this as quickly as possibly. Stay tuned for updates.
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City of New York 13h
TOMORROW in : Head to Harlem Independent Living Center for National Disability Voter Registration Week! will be registering people to vote and providing information on the electoral process in New York City!
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City of New York 13h
Receive a free bike helmet that fits properly this Saturday in East New York. Kids and adults are both welcome. You must be present to receive the fitting.
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City of New York 14h
During this heatwave, please make sure children stay hydrated and don't get overheated. Head to playgrounds — we will have the sprinklers on until dark. Additionally, large NYC pools are free and will be kept open until 8pm. Learn more at:
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