Con Edison reports that there are currently 1,680 outages in the City of Rye, down from more than 4,500 several days ago. The estimated time for system-wide restoration is November 9th. However, Con Edison has begun issuing individual estimated restoration times and is making significant progress. Con Edison’s Control Center is directing the priority of restoration work. Please check www.coned.com for the status of your restoration.
Milton School and Osborn School will be closed on Tuesday, November 6th. Rye High School, Middle School, Midland School, and the Rye School of Leadership will be open.
There are still numerous downed power lines in the City. Please use caution; always assume that any wire is live.
The Osborn is inviting local residents without power at home to a free Community Hot Meal on Thursday, November 8th, from 5:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at The Osborn Auditorium, 101 Theall Road. To attend, you MUST RSVP by telephone at 925-8205 or by e-mail to RSVP@theosborn.org. Attendance is limited to 150. Please let people who do not have power at home and have been struggling for dinner each night know about this event.
The City will continue to operate a Warming Center at the Administration Building of Rye Golf Club, 330 Boston Post Road, from 9:00 A.M. to 9:00 P.M.
Please exercise your right to vote at your usual polling place on Tuesday.