Hurricane Sandy Evacuation ordered for many East Village residents
The City of New York has ordered a mandatory evacuation of Zone A flood zone areas, which includes much of the East River area. Storm surges may possibly breach retaining walls along the FDR and spill into some neighborhoods.
Please refer to this video to hear the announcement.
For more information about whether your home is in the flood zone check this link.
If you have an emergency please call 311.