Con Edison Media Relations
For Immediate Release: July 19, 2006
CON EDISON DISTRIBUTES ICE
TO RESIDENTS IN QUEENS
NEW YORK – While Con Edison crews work to restore electrical
power to residents in Queens affected by power interruptions, the
company is distributing ice to customers.
Bags of ice are being distributed at 41-15 46th Street in Sunnyside
and dry ice will be distributed at 4:30 p.m. at Ditmars and Steinway
Con Edison continues to urge all customers in the Long Island City,
Sunnyside, Woodside, Hunters Point and Astoria neighborhoods of
Queens to discontinue their use of non-essential electrical appliances
and equipment until problems on electrical cables can be resolved.
The utility is experiencing equipment problems in this area and
customer cooperation will help ensure uninterrupted electric service.
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