Con Ed: Winter Damage, Heat, High Demand To Blame For Summer Power WoesPower problems were spread around the area as the heat soared into the mid-90s for a second day Wednesday, and Con Edison said many factors – including damage dating back to the winter – are to blame.
Residents Of Upper West Side Apartment Complex Without Gas For DaysCon Edison has shut off gas at a high rise apartment complex on the Upper West Side. The 671 apartments at 1 Lincoln Plaza have been without gas for four days.
CBS2 Exclusive: Con Ed Says No Leak At East Village Building During Inspection Before BlastMayor Bill de Blasio on Thursday said the evidence pointed to a gas explosion in the blast that destroyed several buildings in the East Village – even though there were no reports of odors or leaks.
Power Outage Strikes Part Of ChelseaCon Edison spokesman Sidney Alvarez says several crews are responding to the affected buildings on 30th Street between 8th and 9th avenues.
Park Slope Buildings Evacuated Following Manhole FireAccording to fire department officials, carbon monoxide levels started to rise and the buildings were evacuated as a precaution.
Con Ed Seeks 3.2 Percent Rate Hike For 2016Con Ed said the money would be used for enhanced security, improved reliability and better customer service through an enhanced website.
Bronx Residents Say Complaints About Sinkhole Have Fallen On Deaf EarsBronx residents call a sinkhole downright dangerous, but say their complaints have fallen on deaf ears.
Residents Of 2 Bronx Buildings Complain Of Lack Of HeatScores of people who pay rent complain they have no heat and the blame is falling on their landlord.
Con Ed Cables Catch Fire, Send Flames Up From Sidewalk In Astoria, QueensUnderground Con Edison cables caught fire in Astoria, Queens Thursday afternoon, prompting the evacuation of three homes.
Major Water Main Break In Midtown Causes Flooding Near Herald SquareThe incident began at around 8:15 a.m. at 1270 Broadway near 33rd Street.
NYPD: Man, Woman Posing As Con Ed Workers Steal $70,000 From Queens HomePolice are trying to track down a man and a woman who they said posed as Con Ed workers to get into a 78-year-old Queens man's home and steal $70,000.
Report: East Harlem Probe Reveals Improper Training For Con Ed WorkersA state probe into the deadly East Harlem building explosion last March has revealed flaws in the training of Con Edison workers who handle underground natural gas pipes, according to a published report.