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Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries Events Held Throughout New York City

A "restored" fire safety video that reminds you to change the batteries in your smoke detectors when you change your clocks for the end of Daylight Saving Time. (Si quieres ver el vídeo en español)

The FDNY wants to remind everyone to change the batteries in your smoke and carbon monoxide detectors when you change your clocks this weekend for Daylight Saving Time.

All weekend, at twenty locations throughout New York City, members of the FDNY Fire Safety Education Unit will be distributing batteries for smoke detectors to New Yorkers. Locations include:

Friday, March 9:


350 West 125th Street, 12 p.m. – 2 p.m.

West 168th Street and Broadway, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.


Flushing-Main Street/Roosevelt Ave Train Station, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Jamaica Centre Parsons/Archer Train Station, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.


Coney Island Terminal-Corner of Stillwell and Surf Ave, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Broadway (East New York) Junction Complex – Jamaica Ave / Fulton Street, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Crown Heights-Utica Avenue/Eastern Parkway Train Station, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Staten Island:

Jewish Community Center of Staten Island 1466 Manor Road, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Staten Island Ferry Terminal – St. George, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.


East 149th Street and Grand Concourse IRT, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

East 161st Street and River Ave/Yankee Stadium Train Station, 4 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Saturday, March 10


Rockefeller Center, 30 Rockefeller Plaza Concourse Level, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Union Square Train Station, 14th Street and Broadway, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.


Queens Center Mall, 90-15 Queens Boulevard, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

34-00 48th Street,12 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Kings Plaza Shopping Mall Centre Court, 5100 Kings Plaza, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Bedford Stuyvesant Restoration Plaza, 1368 Fulton Street, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Staten Island:

Staten Island Mall, JC Penny Wing, 2655 Richmond Ave, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.


Fordham Plaza Metro North, 430 East Fordham Road, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.

Saturday March 11


13th Avenue and 49th Street, 12 p.m. – 4 p.m.


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