NYC Emergency Management Issues Travel Advisory for Monday PM Rush

 Winter Weather Advisory in effect through 7 p.m. Monday   January 8, 2018 – The New York City Emergency Management Department today issued a travel advisory for Monday evening. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for New York City in effect through 7 p.m. Monday. A wintry mix of freezing rain, sleet and snow are forecast. […]

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Be A Buddy: A Community-Based Climate Health Resiliency Pilot Project

The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (NYC DOHMH) and Fund for Public Health in New York (FPHNY) seek to strengthen the capacity of New York City residents, communities, and the organizations that serve them to withstand extreme weather emergencies by increasing social cohesion, which will increase community resilience and reduce vulnerabilities […]

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NYC Emergency Management Urges New Yorkers to Prepare For Extreme Cold

Temperatures forecast to stay 10 to 15 degrees below normal through the weekend   Unsheltered homeless individuals, infants, older adults and people with certain chronic medical conditions are at an increased risk   December 26, 2017 – The New York City Emergency Management Department today urged New Yorkers to prepare for bitterly cold temperatures and wind […]

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Randall’s Island’s 2017 Programming Survey

Randall’s Island’s 2017 Programming Survey We had an amazing year on Randall’s Island in 2017, and we hope that you did too! RIPA hosted over 16,000 people at our 200+ free public events this year. Did we see you at one of our movie nights, tours, fitness classes, or nature-themed events? Even if you were […]

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