Office of Emergency Management

Tri-State Area Residents Try To Stay Cool During Summer ScorcherThe day's 95-degree heat had New Yorkers working out their coping strategies.
Extreme Cold Coming Thursday Warrants Warning From NYC OEMExtreme was set to return to the Tri-State Area on Thursday, and the New York City Office of Emergency Management has issued a warning in advance.
Mock Crime Scene To Be Set Up In Union Square All Day ThursdayIf you see crime scene tape and emergency responders in Union Square on Thursday, do not be alarmed – it’s not real.
NYC First Responders Test Readiness With Simulated Bus Crash DrillThe workers were tested on their ability to control the flames, find the injured and give them emergency medical treatment.
NYC Emergency Management Officials Urge Storm PreparednessDo you know what to do if disaster strikes?
Severe Weather Hits Tri-State Area; Tropical Storm Arthur Headed NorthSevere weather brought lightning and drenching rains to the Tri-State area early Wednesday evening, while Tropical Storm Arthur threatened parts of the East Coast.
New York City OEM Commissioner Joseph Bruno ResignsMayoral spokeswoman Marti Adams said Joseph Bruno will be stepping down on June 27.
New Post-Disaster Apartment Prototype In One Night In BrooklynNew York City is leading the drive to be ready in case of another housing emergency like the one that followed Superstorm Sandy.
Investigations Into East Harlem Explosion Under WayInvestigations into the East Harlem explosion have been launched by the Fire Department of New York, Con Edison, as well as the National Transportation Safety Board.
Another Round Of Winter Weather Could Mean A Messy Morning For CommutersThe New York area is in line for another round of winter weather that could make for a messy morning commute.
Another Round Of Winter Weather Hits The Tri-State AreaThe snow plows are out and hitting the roads once again. Snow covered streets and an icy landscape have become the norm this winter and more snow is poised to top off the piles that are already there.
De Blasio: Primary Roads 'In Good Shape'A winter storm warning is in effect until 6 p.m. Wednesday for most of the region as a wintry mix of sleet and freezing rain is expected to fall throughout the day.
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