Added locations for for food and drink distribution

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Nassau County, FEMA, Island Harvest and the Red Cross have added new locations for the distribution of food and drinks to thousands of residents impacted by Hurricane Sandy. Locations are subject to change daily.

ISLAND HARVEST FOOD DISTRIBUTION

Island Harvest will distribute up to 20,000 sandwiches and drinks today to residents on the streets of the following neighborhoods today through a Mobile Distribution Center:

· Atlantic Beach

· Long Beach

RED CROSS FOOD DISTRIBUTION

The Red Cross has opened a number of meal distribution centers Nassau County. Locations are open from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Meals, water, and comfort kits will be distributed at the following locations.

Cedar Creek Park in Seaford - Merrick Road, east of Wantagh Avenue

Grant Park in Hewlett – at the intersection of Broadway and Sheridan Ave.

Nickerson Beach Park in Lido Beach - 880 Lido Boulevard

FEMA POD LOCATIONS

FEMA’s Points of Distribution (PODs) are located throughout the north and south shores of Nassau County. Locations include:

SOUTH SHORE

Atlantic Beach

Silver Point, 2189 Atlantic Blvd.

99 The Plaza

Baldwin Harbor

Meadow Elementary School - 888 Jackson Ave.

Bellmore

Newbridge Road Park, 2600 S. Newbridge Rd.

East Rockaway

Village Hall, 376 Atlantic Ave.

Freeport

178 South Ocean

Inwood

The #2 School, 1 Donahue Ave. Ave.

Levittown

Former K-Mart, Hempstead Turnpike

Lido Beach

Lido and Parkside St.

Long Beach:

East Elementary - Intersection of Neptune & Hudson

West Elementary - Intersection of Maryland and Beach St.

85 E. Park Ave.

Massapequa Park

Marjorie R. Post Community Park, 451 Unqua Rd.

Oceanside

Oceanside Park, 3800 Mahlon Brower Dr.

NORTH SHORE

Bayville

Stehli Beach, Corner of Bayville Rd & Bayville Ave.

Great Neck

Great Neck North High School, 35 Polo Road

Great Neck South High School, 341 Lakeville Road

Manhasset

Manhasset Secondary School, 200 Memorial Place

New Cassel/Westbury

New Cassel Community Center, Garden Street

Port Washington

Off Main Street and Haven Ave.

Roslyn

Train Station, corner of Lincoln Ave. and Railroad Ave.

Woodbury

Syosset Woodbury Community Park, 7800 Jericho Turnpike