A MANDATORY EVACUATION IS ORDERED FOR ALL OF BATTERY PARK CITY BY 5PM, SATURDAY, AUGUST 27TH.
For those with nowhere to go, the city has shelters across Manhattan which will be opening at 4 p.m. Friday. Those shelters are located at
- Seward Park High School at 350 Grand Street
- Baruch College, East 23rd & Lexington
- High School of Graphic Communication Arts, 49th between 9th & 10th
- John Jay College, 59th & 10th
- Hunter College, Park Avenue & 68th Street
- Brandeis High School, 84th between Amsterdam and Columbus
- IS 118, 105th Street & Manhattan Avenue
- PS 171, 103rd between Fifth & Madison
- IS 88, Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. & Frederick Douglass Blvd.
- Bread and Roses High School, Edgecombe Avenue & 136th Street
- City College, Amsterdam Ave. & 138th Street
- IS 90, Jumel Place and 168th Street
- George Washington High School, 193rd Street between Amsterdam and Audobon Avenues