Priority jobs are wrapping up and now Con Edison can focus attention on addressing single service issues which continue to keep some cutomers in the dark. Last evening’s unexpected nor’easter did not impede the progress of restoration although 2 trees fell last night and countless wires were hanging low this morning from the weight of wet snow. There […]
Con Edison crews are now focused on rebuilding Central Parkway. A convoy of trucks converged upon Central Parkway before nightfall last evening to take the first step toward restoration of power to the hardest hit area of Mount Vernon. Residents are urged to have continued patience. We have been assured crews will work continuously to […]
Much to the relief of city officials and residents of the Central Parkway area, work has just begun to rebuild lines. Pennington School is also now fully restored. Further information on the progress of restoring power to Central Parkway customers will be provided tomorrow.
Con Edison is making steady progress to restore power to customers who lost it as a result of Hurricane Sandy. Restorations in the south side occurred throughout the night as well as in areas of the north side. Power to 88% of the city, service was restored to 4,500 customers yesterday with 2,511 still awaiting […]
STILL WITHOUT POWER? DRY ICE DISTRIBUTION TODAY ONLY The City of Mount Vernon has secured 1,500 pounds of dry ice from Con Edison for distribution to our residents. Distribution will be from 2:30 pm in the parking lot behind city hall until supplies are exhausted. We only ask that those showing up be prepared to […]
The following sites offer residents a safe place to spend a couple of hours to get out of the cold. Many offer some form of entertainment, food and/or hot drinks. Locate a warming center near you and call 914.295.4014 to make arrangements to be picked up. Doles Community Center 250 S. 6th Ave 12:00pm […]
Con Edison began major work today along Central Parkway, starting the process of clearing the area for crews to safely remove fallen trees and other debris. You will see major activity in the area, including work overnight. Continue to check here for updates. See maps below to determine if you are in an affected area. […]
Mount Vernon Area Gas Stations With Fuel as of November 2, 2012 – 10:00 am Please Contact Mount Vernon’s Office of Consumer Protection at (914) 665-2392, ext. 124 if you encounter any problems or concerns regarding this issue.
Con Edison is distributing dry ice at Yonkers Raceway now until supplies are gone. Be prepared for long lines.