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NYC Food Trucks To Donate Hot Meals To Residents Living Without Power

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NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – As the community continues to work together in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy, New York City food trucks will do their part by donating food to those in the area without power.

More: NYC Announces Locations For Food & Water Distribution

On Friday, five locations across the city will host NYC food trucks as they serve hot meals to people living in the dark. Beginning at 12:00 p.m., trucks like Frites n’ Meats, Coolhaus NY, Big D’s Grub Truck and the Cupcake crew will be on hand.

19th Street & 8th Avenue

- Andy’s Italian Ice
– Milk Truck
Frites ‘n Meats

Washington Square & West 4th Street

Big D’s Grub
– Coolhaus NY

Beach 50th & Beach Channel Drive

- Cupcake Crew
– Eddie’s Pizza

Astor Place

- Rickshaw Truck
– Toum
– Wafels & Dinges

Tompkins Square Park
– Sweetery Truck
Mexico Blvd.

Additionally, The New York City Office of Emergency Management has released a list of places in Manhattan, Brooklyn, Staten Island and Queens where residents will be able to pick up both food and water.

Each of the locations listed below will open at 1 p.m. Friday.

The locations are as follows:

Brooklyn

Coffey Park at Richards Street
West 25th Street and Surf Avenue

Manhattan

West 27th Street between 9th and 10th Avenues
East 10th Street between Avenues C & D
Catherine Street between Cherry and Monroe Streets
Pitt Street and East Houston Street
Central Plaza at Division Street
Stanton and Pitt Streets

Queens

Beach 51st Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Red Fern Avenue and Beach 12th Street
Beach 84th Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard
Beach 84th Street and Rockaway Beach Boulevard

Staten Island

Mill Road and New Dorp Lane
Yetman Avenue and Hylan Blvd

Continue to check back with CBSNewYork.com or click here for the latest information about food and water distribution.