A State of Emergency is hereby declared in Mount Vernon, New York effective at 5:00 p.m. on October 29, 2012. The State of Emergency has been declared due to Hurricane Sandy. The situation threatens the public safety. This State of Emergency will remain in effect until rescinded by a subsequent order. As the Chief Executive […]
Bee-Line buses and Paratransit will resume service 5:00 a.m., Wednesday morning, October 31st with some detours and delays due to blocked roads. For complete schedule information, call the Bee-Line HOTLINE (914-813-7777), weekdays between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. or log on to www.westchestergov.com/beeline.
NOTICE TO RESIDENTS HURRICANE SANDY CLEANUP Heavy winds last evening uprooted a number of trees, damaging power lines and making the night dangerous for emergency service personnel. Public Works officials and Con Edison were forced to suspend cleanup efforts after heavy winds posed a threat to the safety of personnel. A large portion of […]
Longfellow Middle School – 624 South Third Avenue The Armory – 144 North 5th Avenue Macedonia Community Center – 103 West 2nd Street (corner 8th Avenue & 2nd Street Friendship Worship Center – 261 E Lincoln Avenue Mt. Olivet Apostolic Church – 103 West 7th Street White Rock Baptist Church – 270 So 5th Avenue […]
Mount Vernon, New York, October 28, 2012-With weather predications changing hourly, Mount Vernon officials are urging citizens to take caution while Hurricane Sandy makes her way through the area. “We’re as ready as we can be and hope that residents will heed warnings to take precautions as this storm passes through”, said Mayor Ernest D. […]
Mount Vernon, New York, October 27, 2012 – City officials met to finalize emergency preparedness in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy hitting the area. “We still have a little time left before the storm gets to us but this is one of those occasions where I think we can never be too cautious”, said Mayor Ernest […]
The Fulton Avenue drawbridge has been closed for emergency repairs after becoming stuck Tuesday night at a 15 degree angle. The bridge is closed to both vehicles and pedestrians during the repairs.
City to launch Sprinkler locations this weekend. Mount Vernon, NY— Mount Vernon Board of Water Supply urges residents to refrain from opening fire hydrants to “cool off”. The primary function of hydrants is to provide water to fight fires. When residents open the hydrants illegally, they can damage the operating nuts so that the Fire […]