Officials Release 42 Recommendations For Power Companies To Improve Their Storm ResponseIn August, Tropical Storm Isaias left thousands of Westchester residents without power for days. Now Westchester has compiled 42 recommendations for improvements.
Tropical Storm Isaias: Westchester County Residents Worried Cleanup, Power Restoration Effort Lagging; 'We Just Can't Get Answers Out Of Anybody'No power is one concern, but residents are also upset their streets are still impassable. They're worried they'd be trapped during an emergency.
Con Ed, NYSEG: We Will Respond Better To Storms This WinterEarlier this year, storms left families without power for more than a week. So utilities that service homes in Westchester County are already planning for winter, with new plans to keep the power on.
Westchester Legislators Meet With Reps From Con Ed And NYSEGRecent nor'easters left tens of thousands of customers in the dark for days, some for more than a week.
Gov. Cuomo Announces Probe Of N.Y.'s 7 Major Utility CompaniesThe Democrat announced Wednesday that the Public Service Commission notified the utilities that a probe is underway.
'A Crisis On Our Hands': Westchester Residents Facing Another Round Of Power OutagesCon Edison reported more than 19,000 customers without power in Westchester late Thursday night, while NYSEG had more than 8,000 outages in the county.
Nor’easter Prompts Another Round Of Power Outages In Westchester CountySome customers have been without electricity, heat or hot water since Friday's storm took down trees and power lines.
'We're Gonna Be In A Jam:' Thousands Of Tri-State Families Still Without Power As Second Nor'easter ApproachesThe push is on to restore power to thousands of people across the Tri-State area who are still in the dark following last Friday's nor'easter.
Power Restored To Thousands After Substation Fire In CarmelTens of thousands of customers in the northern suburbs lost power Thursday night after a substation fire.
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Widespread Power Outages Across Tri-State, But Area Spared Worst Of Storm's WrathConnecticut's two largest power companies had anticipated about 30 percent of their customers losing power, or roughly 400,000 homes and businesses.
Thousands Across Tri-State In Dark After High Winds Down Trees, Power LinesA wind advisory is in effect until 6 p.m. Thursday for parts of New Jersey, New York City, Nassau County and parts of Connecticut. That means sustained winds of 30 to 39 mph or gusts of 46 to 57 mph through the afternoon hours.
Anger Boiling Over: Nearly 1 Million Still Without Power In Tri-StateTuesday was day eight for many living without power. Those lucky enough to have generators used them sparingly while others were boiling water to try and stay warm.
Westchester County Executive Sounds Off On Power CompaniesThere are still plenty of people without power in Westchester County, but County Executive Rob Astorino says there is good news.
About 1.5 Million Still Without Power In New York Metro AreaA total of about 1.5 million power customers in the Tri-State area remained without power Sunday night, as relief and recovery efforts from Superstorm Sandy continued.