NYC Severe Weather

In order to get a better handle on the clean up necessary to restore New York City after Hurricane Irene, the city has launched a website for user reporting. The site lets users report incidents like downed trees and power outages and uses Google Maps to publicly display the affected areas. Visit to report a problem or check where outages have been reported in your area.

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Shelly Palmer is the Professor of Advanced Media in Residence at Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications and CEO of The Palmer Group, a consulting practice that helps Fortune 500 companies with technology, media and marketing. Named LinkedIn’s “Top Voice in Technology,” he covers tech and business for Good Day New York, is a regular commentator on CNN and writes a popular daily business blog. He's a bestselling author, and the creator of the popular, free online course, Generative AI for Execs. Follow @shellypalmer or visit



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