Storm Updates

When adverse weather impacts our area, this page will have the latest updates and information.

The information below concerns Tropical Storm Isaias.


Tropical Storm Isaias- Con Edison Updates

ConEdison crews continue to work in New Rochelle. It is critical to continue reporting power outages directly to ConEd at 1-800-75-CONED.The outage map at has approximate restoration times.

If you have experienced a power outage for more than 48 hours beginning on August 4, you may file a request for residential reimbursement for food and prescription medicine spoilage. There is a separate form for commercial reimbursement. Requests for reimbursement must be filed on or before September 8, 2020.

Residential Reimbursement

Commercial Reimbursement 

Please contact Con Edison If you or a member of your household use life-support equipment: learn more | Safety for special customers

ConEd is distributing dry ice at locations around the County. Check the City website for the latest locations and hours of operation.

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City Cleanup Continues

  • Storm debris pickup is underway. Please place limbs curbside, bundled and in small pieces.
  • The City's Leaf Blower Ban has been suspended until Labor Day..
  • Alternate side enforcement is suspended until Labor Day. Street sweeping will resume as resources allow.

Important Numbers & Links

Report power outages directly to ConEd at 1-800-75-CONED.

Report downed trees to the City municipal hotline at
(914) 740-6118

Many FIOS netork issues are due to lack of commercial power. As power is restored,Verizon teams are in the field getting a more accurate assessment of the damage and making necessary repairs. Residents are advised to report service issues to 800 Verizon (800-922-0204).

If you are experiencing a service issue, there are four channels for reporting.  Contacting Optimum via any of these channels will result in a trouble ticket being created that will direct a repair team to assess and address the issue:
• Visit
• Message Optimum at
• Send Tweet to @Optimumhelp
• Call (866) 950-3278

Request A Credit: **UPDATED** Credit will be issued, no need to contact Optimum
August 12, 2020 Statement from Optimum:We know how important your Optimum service is to you. Tropical Storm Isaias was one of the most powerful storms to strike the Northeast in years and our crews have been working around the clock to repair damage and restore your service as power returns. We appreciate your patience and will be providing a credit for the time that your Optimum services were not available when power was restored. There is no need to request this credit, we will simply apply it to your account in the next several weeks.”