Senator Kemp Hannon
6th District New York
Important Contact Information for Todayís Forecasted Blizzard

With a blizzard predicted to impact Long Island today and into tomorrow, I wanted to provide you with numbers where you can get storm-related information or services. You may wish to print this out and keep handy in case you need assistance:


 To report power outages or downed power lines:

LIPA Hotline: 800 490-0075


 24 Hour Gas Emergency Service:

National Grid 800-490-0045


 Information on mass transit service:

LIRR 24 hour travel information center: 718-217-5477 or

NICE Bus travel information: 516-228-4000 or

NYC Transit travel information: 718-330-1234 or


Up to the minute information about traffic conditions on Long Islandís major roads:

NYS Department of Transportationís 511 service: Call 5-1-1 or


To report snow plowing issues:


Town maintained roads:

Town of Hempstead: 516-489-5000

Town of Oyster Bay: 516-677-5757


Village maintained roads:

Village of Farmingdale: 516-249-0111

Village of Garden City: 516-465-4000

Village of Hempstead: 516-489-3400


County maintained roads:

Nassau County: 888-684-4274


 State maintained roads:

New York State Department of Transportation: 631-904-3059


As always, you can also contact my office at 516-739-1700,, or visit should you need additional assistance.

District Office
595 Stewart Avenue, Suite 540
Garden City, NY 11530
Albany Office
420 State Capitol Bldg.
Albany, NY 12247