NYPD, Brookhaven Lab To Hold Second Day Of Testing Subway AirflowThe purpose of the study is to determine the best course of action in the event chemical, biological or radiological materials are released in the city, whether intentionally or not. The research will help officials decide on evacuation or sheltering plans.
Amid Air Flow Tests, CBS 2 Learns Of Ventilation System Protecting NYCThe NYPD and the Brookhaven National Laboratory installed air sampling equipment on Tuesday to study how chemical weapons could be dispersed through the city's subway system.
200 Sampling Devices To Be Set Up Across NYC For Airflow StudyThe NYPD and Brookhaven National Laboratory will conduct the Subway-Surface Air Flow Exchange in spots across all five boroughs beginning at 8 a.m. Air sampling and related equipment will be installed starting around 6 a.m., officials said.
Electromagnet To Make Long, Complex Journey From L.I. To IllinoisNew York and Chicago are only about 800 miles apart, but moving a 50-foot wide electromagnet between the two metropolises will require a journey four times that long.
NYC Airflow Study This Summer To Look At Spread Of ContaminantsThe goal is to better understand the risks posted by airborne contaminants, such as chemical, biological, and radiological weapons both above ground and in the subway system.
$10,000 Reward Being Offered In Suffolk County Wildfire Arson Case It took firefighters from more than 100 departments in Suffolk County two days to put out the fire that began on April 9 near the Brookhaven National Laboratory.
Celebration Planned For Firefighters Who Battled Long Island Brush FireAn all-day celebration is planned for May 19 at the Brookhaven Amphitheater in Farmingville to honor the hundreds of volunteer firefighters who helped douse the brush fire that scorched 1,124 acres of Suffolk County.