MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. -- The City of Mount Vernon has new emergency contact numbers, according to an announcement by Mayor Richard Thomas.
The phone numbers are as follows:
- Life Threatening: 911
- Non-Life Threatening (9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday): 211
- City Back-Up/Community Center: (914) 665-2300
- Department of Social Services: (914) 995-2099
- United Way: 211 or (800) 899-1479
- Westchester Emergency Center: (914) 864-5450
Residents are asked to observe the following rules for emergency vehicle accessibility:
- Park vehicles close to the curb.
- Do not block fire hydrants. Cleaning around fire hydrants will greatly assist in case of emergency.
- Do not shovel snow in streets. Place snow in the "tree lawn" area.
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