Con Edison Media Relations
November 6, 2012
CON EDISON TO CONTINUE
DRY ICE DISTRIBUTION FOR
CUSTOMERS AFFECTED BY HURRICANE
NEW YORK – Con Edison will distribute dry ice at five locations starting at noon today to customers who are without power due to Hurricane Sandy. Distribution will continue until 5 p.m. or until supplies run out. The company will also have personnel at the locations to answer customers' questions.
These are the locations:
2865 West 19th Street - two blocks from MCU Park (Cyclones Stadium)
155 St. and Baisley Blvd. (Baisley Pond Park, South Jamaica)
Father Capodanno Blvd. and Hunter Ave. (parking lot near the Staten Island Parks Department)
198 Central Avenue West Lot (Westchester County Center)
810 Yonkers Avenue (Yonkers Raceway)
Instructions for safe handling and disposal of dry ice are printed on the bag for residents who pick up dry ice. Dry ice is frozen carbon dioxide and should be used only in well-ventilated areas. Keep children and pets safely away.