Here’s your midday storm update.
- Governor Cuomo has announced there will only be limited subway service after 8 p.m. He said a complete travel ban after 11 p.m. is a possibility. A state of emergency is in effect for New York City.
- The lower level of the Manhattan Bridge is closed to Manhattan-bound traffic. The closure will stay in effect until Wednesday morning.
- Henry Street Settlement’s after school programs are canceled today.
- Manny Cantor Center is closing its fitness center at 4 p.m. today. Other programs, including the art school, the Weinberg Center, early childhood programs and the teen center also close at 4 p.m.
- Grocery update: If you’re stocking up be forewarned that both Fine Fare on Clinton Street and the Bowery Whole Foods are jammed. At Fine Fare supplies were holding out well. The Essex Market was not very busy as of a short time ago, so that might be your best bet.
More updates as we receive them.
UPDATE 1:07 p.m.
- The mayor has announced that public schools will be closed tomorrow.
- All parks will close at 6 p.m.
- All non-emergency vehicles must be off the road by 11 p.m.
- The Sunshine Cinema’s last show will be at 5 p.m. and then they’ll be closed tomorrow.
UPDATE 1:56 p.m.
Chinatown Working Group’s Cultural, Affordability, Preservation and Zoning (CAPZ) Working Team was supposed to meet tomorrow night. The meeting has been canceled.