Assemblyman Lavine Outlines Important Information About Approaching Nor’easter

March 13, 2017

Long Island is expecting a severe snow storm tonight, possibly lasting until Wednesday. Frigid temperatures and high winds will make for hazardous road conditions. If you can stay off the roads, you should. Be safe. For more information and to stay up to date on the approaching storm click here. Below, please see important contact information.

Local Numbers:

  • Nassau County - 1-800-315-5153
  • Town of North Hempstead - 516-869-6311
  • Town of Oyster Bay - 516-677-5757

Information on Mass Transit Service:

  • MTA/LIRR/NYC Transit - www.mta.info
  • LIRR 24 hour travel information center - 718-217-5477
  • NICE Bus travel information - 516-228-4000
  • Up to the minute information about traffic conditions on Long Island’s major roads: NYS Department of Transportation’s 511 service - www.511ny.org or call 511
  • County maintained roads Nassau County non-emergency hotline - 800-315-5153
  • State maintained roads: NYS Department of Transportation: 631-904-3050

Other Important Information:

  • For school closings and delays - http://closings.news12.com/school_closings.jsp?region=LI
  • To report downed power lines or outages to PSEG Long Island - 800-490-0075
  • To report a gas emergency to National Grid - 800-490-0045
  • National Grid 24 hour hotline - 800-490-0045
  • For the NYS Office of Emergency Management - 518-292-2200
  • For the American Red Cross Long Island - 516-747-3500.
  • As always if immediate/life threatening emergency – 911