City, Feds Launch Ad Campaign For National Preparedness MonthFEMA administrator Craig Fugate, speaking in Staten Island Wednesday, said six in 10 families do not have a disaster preparedness plan.
New York City Battens Down The Hatches As Irene Begins Her Run Up CoastMayor Bloomberg said that senior citizen homes, nursing homes and hospitals in low-lying areas "must evacuate" by 8 p.m. Friday unless they are able to show that their location or provisions for back-up power would allow them to stay safe.
Heat-Beating Tips From NYC Office Of Emergency Management; Cooling Centers Open TuesdayHere are some quick tips from the NYC Office of Emergency Management designed to help you stay safe and beat the heat.