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2 TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction.. 2 Parking Locations on Staten Island List of High Ground Parking Locations...3 Recommended Emergency Parking Facilities by Neighborhood Charleston Richmond Valley - Tottenville...5 Annadale Huguenot Prince s Bay - Eltingville....6 Great Kills...7 Oakwood - Oakwood Beach...8 New Dorp Midland Beach...9 Old Town Dongan Hills South Beach Grasmere Arrochar Fort Wadsworth Emergency Reference Card.. 12 Emergency Supplies Checklist for Survival Kit TABLE OF FIGURES 1 Satellite Image of Superstorm Sandy Routing East Shore to SI Mall Routing East Shore to CSI..4 4 Routing Tottenville to Recommended Parking Facilities Routing South Shore to SI Mall High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Charleston- Richmond Valley - Tottenville..5 7 High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Annadale- Huguenot - Princes s Bay Eltingville.6 8 High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Great Kills High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Oakwood- Oakwood Beach High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for New Dorp- Midland Beach High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Old Town Dongan Hills South Beach High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Grasmere Arrochar Fort Wadsworth Ready New York Emergency Reference Card..12 ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS College of Staten Island/ CUNY has compiled the Emergency Parking on Staten Island: A Guide to High Ground Parking as a community service initiative for the convenience of our Staten Island neighbors following the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, October Contributors to the guide: Interim President Dr. William J. Fritz, Vice President Dr. Michael Kress, Nora Santiago, Sandra Sanchez, Jennifer Freund, and the offices of the College Editor, Design Services, and Printing Services. We acknowledge the support of the CUNY Interdisciplinary High Performance Computing Center under NSF Grants No. CNS and No. CNS Page 1

3 Page 2 Introduction The College of Staten Island, CUNY has created this quick-reference guide as a community service initiative to educate and inform our neighbors on emergencypreparedness procedures that can save lives and protect property. When storm surge water starts to rise, it is too late to escape. Climb to Safety! Never take shelter in a basement that could fill with water and trap victims in seconds head to high ground. The general rule if you are evacuating from flood/storm surge is to stay away from flood waters and head to higher ground. Stay away from moving water. Even six inches can make you fall or cause your car to stall. Two feet of moving water can move your car. If there is a flash flood and you are caught in your house, go to the second floor or the roof, if necessary. Superstorm Sandy claimed 23 residents lives, destroyed more than 6,000 homes, and thousands of cars. To protect vehicles from water damage, vehicles may be moved to the designated high-ground parking facilities contained in this guide. 1: Satellite Image of Superstorm Sandy

4 Parking Locations on Staten Island Page 3 Parking Location Name Address Neighborhood Zip Code Parking Facility Akron Plaza & Buffalo Wild Wings - Richmond Avenue 1447 Richmond Avenue Bullshead Atrium-CVS Arthur Kill Road 680 Arthur Kill Road Great Kills Barnes & Noble 2245 Richmond Avenue Heartland Charleston Shopping Center 2900 Veterans Road West Charleston College of Staten Island 2800 Victory Boulevard Willowbrook Costco 2975 Richmond Avenue Heartland DSW & CVS - Richmond Avenue 2485 Richmond Avenue Heartland Eltingville Transit Center 1-8 Wainwright Avenue Eltingville Heartland Shopping Center 2271 Richmond Avenue Heartland Jewish Community Center 1466 Manor Road New Springville Michael J. Petrides High School 715 Ocean Terrace Sunnyside Oakwood Center 3155 Amboy Road Oakwood Pergament Enterprises Mall 2795 Richmond Avenue Heartland Richmond Shopping Center 2845 Richmond Avenue Heartland Social Security Office - Richmond Hill Road 77 Richmond Hill Road Heartland South Shore Commons 2935 Veterans Road W Charleston Staples Richmond Avenue 2505 Richmond Avenue Heartland Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Heartland The Crossings 280 Marsh Avenue Heartland Trader Joes- Richmond Avenue 2385 Richmond Avenue Heartland

5 Page 4 2: Routing East Shore to CSI 3: Routing East Shore to SI Mall 4: Routing Tottenville to Recommended Parking Facilities 5: Routing South Shore to SI Mall

6 Page 5 Charleston Richmond Valley - Tottenville Recommended Parking Facility Name Address Neighborhood Zip Code Parking Facility South Shore Commons 2935 Veterans Road West Charleston Charleston Shopping Center 2900 Veterans Road West Charleston Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Heartland : High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Charleston - Ricmond Valley - Tottenville

7 Recommended Parking Facility Name South Shore Commons Annadale Huguenot Prince s Bay Address Neighborhood Zip Code 2935 Veterans Road West Page 6 Parking Facility Charleston Charleston Shopping Center 2900 Veterans Road West Charleston Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Heartland : High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Annadale - Huguenot - Prince's Bay - Eltingville

8 Page 7 Great Kills Recommended Parking Facility Name Address Neighborhood Zip Code Parking Facility Richmond Shopping Center 2845 Richmond Avenue Heartland Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Heartland : High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Great Kills

9 Page 8 Recommended Parking Facility Name Oakwood Oakwood Beach Address Neighborhood Zip Code Parking Facility Pergament Enterprises Mall 2795 Richmond Avenue Heartland College of Staten Island 2800 Victory Boulevard Willowbrook Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Heartland : High Ground Emergency Parking for Oakwood - Oakwood Beach

10 j Recommended Parking Facility Name New Dorp- Midland Beach Page 9 Address Neighborhood Zip Code Parking Facility Pergament Enterprises Mall 2795 Richmond Avenue Heartland College of Staten Island 2800 Victory Boulevard Willowbrook Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Heartland : High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for New Dorp - Midland Beach

11 Recommended Parking Facility Name Old Town Dongan Hills South Beach Page 10 Address Neighborhood Zip Code Parking Facility Michael J. Petrides High School 715 Ocean Terrace Sunnyside Jewish Community Center 1466 Manor Road New Springville Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Heartland : High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Old Town - Dongan Hills - South Beach

12 Recommended Parking Facility Name Grasmere Arrochar Fort Wadsworth Page 11 Address Neighborhood Zip Code Parking Facility Michael J. Petrides High School 715 Ocean Terrace Sunnyside Jewish Community Center 1466 Manor Road New Springville Staten Island Mall 2655 Richmond Avenue Heartland : High Ground Emergency Parking Facilities for Grasmere - Arrochar - Fort Wadsworth

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14 Page 13 13: Ready New York Emergency Reference Card Emergency Supplies Checklist for Survival Kit Build a Kit: Every member of your family should have an individualized Emergency Survival Kit. The emergency survival kit should be robust and contain enough food, water, medications and other consumables to last three days. The following items should be included in your emergency supplies kit: Backpack to be used for evacuation 4 x 4 Gauze 5 x 5 Trauma Gauze Ace Bandage Roll of Medical Tape Antiseptic Wipes Bottle of Saline Medical Gloves Assorted Band-Aids Whistle Work Gloves Eye Goggles Emergency Blanket Extra Batteries Dust Mask Sanitation Wipes Manual Can Opener Flashlight- including batteries Multi-Tool with Pliers Crank Operated Emergency Radio Reflective Vest Sleeping Bag Source: New York State Citizen Preparedness Program

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