New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg ordered a mandatory evacuation in preparation for Hurricane Irene, on Friday afternoon. The official evacuation deadline has been set for 5 p.m. ET Saturday, but residents are being asked to move before New York City transit shuts down at noon Saturday.
WYNC started this helping project for the citizens of New York City, If you Want to know, you’re in an evacuation zone or safe? Just Type your address in the “Zoom to” box at the top and see the result.
If you are in Zone A, as mentioned on the map, its mandatory for you to move, in case of Zone B and Zone C you have to take necessary measures for your’s and your family’s safety. The Red dots on map shows the Evacuation Centers, if you are in Zone A, find your nearest Evacuation Center for rescue.