The New York City Emergency Management Department is closely monitoring Tropical Storm Isaias and the possible effects the storm may have on the city as it potentially makes its way up the east coast in the coming days. It is important to make a plan before a storm to ensure safety. Restaurants are responsible for securing their outside dining fixtures. Click here for more information.
Coastal Storm Evacuation Zones & Shelters
You may be vulnerable in a coastal storm if you live in an evacuation zone. Click here to find your zone.If possible, stay with friends or family who live outside the evacuation zones. If you have no other shelter, go to an evacuation center. Call 311 to find your nearest evacuation center and for information about transportation options.
Virtual Town Hall 8.5.20
On Wednesday, August 5 at 6:30pm, join Columbia University, co-hosted by Manhattan Community Board 7, for a Virtual Town Hall on Fall Reopening Plans and Preventing Community Spread of COVID-19. Learn more here.
Build the Block Meeting 8.7.20
The NYPD 20th Precinct is inviting the community to a Build the Block meeting on Friday, August 8 at 6:30pm at Pier 1 Cafe (West 70th Street & Riverside Park). Click here for more information.
Emergency Rental Assistance Extended
The deadline for the State's Emergency Rental Assistance Program has been extended to August 6. The program provides up to four months of rental assistance for eligible households who have lost income due to the pandemic. Click here for more information and to apply.
Con Edison is performing Gas Upgrade work on Amsterdam Avenue between West 68th and West 70th Streets. The work will take place Monday-Friday from 9:00am to 3:00pm between Monday, July 6 and Saturday, August 22. The project’s Reference Number is 20-00485-001.Contact 311orCon Edisonfor additional information.