Did you know that New York City has an official notification service that sends text messages to registered residents during City-based emergencies and service disruptions?
Notify NYC is the City’s official source for information about emergency events and disruptions to important City services. By registering your mobile device with Notify NYC, you can receive text messages about:
- Severe weather events (i.e. blizzards, thunderstorms, flooding, etc)
- Status of City schools and afterschool programs during emergencies
- Major road closures
- Mass transit disruptions
- And other emergency situations & activities
Signing up for Notify NYC is easy and FREE. For more information, check out Notify NYC’s official website, and stay informed.