Winter Safety Information from Senator Zeldin

Lee M. Zeldin

February 08, 2013

Once again, Long Island is bracing for another significant weather event.

Below are contact numbers of where you can get storm-related information or services:

To report power outages or downed power lines:

Customers can report power outages to National Grid through the Long Island Power Authority’s (LIPA) hotline: 1-800-490-0075 or at 631-755-6900 or by visiting their Storm Central website at from a computer or mobile device.

Information on mass transit service:


* LIRR 24 hour travel information center: 718-217-5477

* Suffolk County Transit information: 631-852-5200

* NYC Transit travel information: 718-330-1234

Up to the minute information about traffic conditions on Long Island’s major roads:

* NYS Department of Transportation’s 511 service: or by calling 5-1-1.

To report snow plowing issues:

* Town maintained roads:

Town of Brookhaven: (631) 451-9200

Town of Islip: (631) 224-5610

* Village maintained roads:

Village of Patchogue: (631) 475-4300

Village of Islandia: (631) 348-1133

Village of Bellport: (631) 286-0327

Village of Mastic Beach (631) 281-2326

* County maintained roads

Suffolk County: 631-852-2677, 631-852-4900

* State maintained roads:

NYS Department of Transportation: 631-904-3059

Please feel free to contact my District Office in Ronkonkoma at (631) 585-0608 or email with any issues you should have.