Damage County-Wide after Overnight Storm, April 15

Situation Report from Broome County Office of Emergency Services

Issued April 15, 2019, 10AM

(TOWN OF DICKINSON, NY) The Broome County Office of Emergency Services is monitoring the power outages and damage county-wide following heavy storms overnight.

Damage reports are being collected. The municipalities with the most reported damage include: Town of Binghamton, Town of Conklin and Harpursville area.

Numerous trees and power lines are down throughout Broome County. Please use caution when driving and/or walking. Do not touch downed lines or anyone in contact with the line. You should always assume that a downed line is live.

Power outages should be reported to NYSEG at 1-800-572-1131. Estimated power restoration times can be found on the NYSEG website at NYSEG.com.

For emergencies, please call 911.

As a reminder, in severe weather situations, residents should follow all emergency alerts. Broome County encourages residents to monitor the weather forecast and road conditions frequently. Stay informed by registering for NY-Alert at NYAlert.gov.

04/15/2019 - 9:28am