Food and water distribution sites will open throughout lower Manhattan at 3 p.m., Mayor Bloomberg announced today.
Sites below 14th Street include:
10th Street between Avenues C and D
Catherine Street between Monroe and Cherry Streets (Smith Houses)
Pitt and Houston Streets
Grand and Clinton Streets — water only
Bowery and Division Street (Confucius Plaza)
In addition, the National Guard, NYC Service and the Salvation Army will go door-to-door in residential high-rises in order to check on seniors and those with disabilities who have been affected by the blackout.
Thursday, November 1, 2012