Change Your Clocks, Change Your Batteries
The FDNY wants to remind all New Yorkers to change the batteries in their smoke and carbon monoxide alarms when they change their clocks for the start of Daylight Saving Time on Sun., March 9.
The Fire Safety Education Unit will be distributing alarm batteries and fire safety information in different languages throughout the five boroughs. Locations include:
Thurs., March 6
Corner of Lee Avenue and Williamsburg Street East, 12 to 4 p.m.
Corner of 13th Avenue and 53rd Street, 12 to 4 p.m.
Corner of Avenue L and Coney Island Avenue, 12 to 4 p.m.
Target, Atlantic Terminal, 139 Flatbush Ave., 4-8pm
Fri., March 7
Corner of Stillwell Avenue and Mermaid Avenue, Stillwell Avenue Station, 4 to 6 p.m.
Broadway Junction, Jamaica Avenue and Fulton Street, 4 to 6 p.m.
Utica Avenue and Eastern Parkway (Subway Station), 4 to 6 p.m.
Staten Island Ferry, St. George Terminal, 4 to 6 p.m.
61st Street and Roosevelt Avenue (Subway Station/LIRR), 4 to 6 p.m.
Jamaica Center – Parson/Archer (Subway Station), 4 to 6 p.m.
West 168th Street and Broadway (Subway Station), 4 to 6 p.m.
West 125th Street and Broadway (Subway Station), 4 to 6 p.m.
Union Square, 14th Street and Broadway (Subway Station), 4 to 6 p.m.
East 149th Street and Grand Concourse (Subway Station), 4 to 6 p.m.
Sat., March 8
Target, Atlantic Terminal, 139 Flatbush Ave., 12 to 4 p.m.
Target, 517 East 117th St., 12 to 4 p.m.
Target, SkyView Center, 40-24 College Point Blvd., 12 to 4 p.m.
Queens Center Mall, JC Penney wing, 90-15 Queens Blvd., 12 to 4 p.m.
Kmart, 1998 Bruckner Blvd., 12 to 4 p.m.
Target, 40 West 225th St., 12 to 4 p.m.
Target, 2900 Veterans Road West, 12 to 4 p.m.