Mayor advises BX residents to stay indoors

Even for those not in evacuation zones, there are some important things to keep in mind during hurricanes. According to the governor's office, the MTA

THE BRONX - Even for those not in evacuation zones, there are some important things to keep in mind during hurricanes.

According to the governor's office, the MTA will institute a system-wide shutdown when trains and buses begin their final runs starting at approximately noon tomorrow. It is also going to watch the winds to see if any bridges need to be closed.

Parking rules and meter rules have been suspended for Saturday and Monday, but the mayor is suggesting to keep cars in safe places away from trees and any flooding areas.

The city is also urging residents with concerns to call 311, not 911, that number is for emergencies only.

All outdoor events have been canceled for this weekend, and the mayor is advising everyone to stay indoors and be safe.

News 12 The Bronx Weather Center Emergency InformationNational Hurricane Center

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say they want to talk to a 1 Police: Man wanted for questioning in Bronx burglary pattern
The Swim, Swim, Swim, I Say program, started 2 Bronx organization teaches kids, adults how to swim
News 12 Interactive 3 Change to city's IDNYC policy sparks criticism
Bronx Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec.10-11 4 Bronx Weekend Travel Advisory, Dec.10-11
Parents say a norovirus outbreak at P.S. 83 5 Norovirus at P.S. 83 Annex sickens over 100 students

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News Furry Friends

Furry Friends is a weekly segment on News 12 The Bronx nightside.

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE