Mayor De Blasio Unveils Extreme Weather Plan To Avoid Death And Destruction Of Ida During Future StormsThe $2.7 billion plan includes upgrading storm tracking systems, protecting residents in basement units and reimagining sewage and draining systems.
Orlando Man Gives Needy Stranger Last Generator at Lowe'sWhen Pam Brekke of Sanford, FL heard there were generators available 30 miles away, she quickly traveled to Orlando hoping to secure power for her ailing father. Unfortunately, she arrived too late.
How Does New York City Prepare For A Disaster Like Harvey?CBS2's Political Reporter Marcia Kramer takes a look at the city's emergency preparedness plan.
City Holds Emergency Preparedness Sessions New York officials are holding two-hour emergency preparedness sessions around the state.
Crews Test Emergency Plan, Procedures With Drill At LaGuardia AirportThe Port Authority of New York and New Jersey conducted an exercise Saturday to better prepare the city's emergency responders in case tragedy strikes.
MTA: Hudson Line Service To Be Back For Morning CommuteService is expected to resume on Metro-North's Hudson line in time for the Monday morning commute, following a suspension triggered by a freight train derailment Thursday night. The transit agency said delays were possible for the morning rush hour.
Local Rescue Workers Hope To Learn From Japan DisasterLocal rescue workers are keeping a close eye on the crisis in Japan, watching and learning in case of a similar disaster in the Tri-State.