Update: it has been announced that the gas at the armories, etc., is now only being available to first responders.. Today, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that temporary fuel trucks are being deployed at various locations in NYC and Long Island to help emergency vehicles and the general public who are in need of gas for their vehicles. The 5,000-gallon trucks have been provided by the U.S. Department of Defense at the director of President Barack Obama, and these are being deployed in coordination with the New York National Guard at the director of Governor Cuomo. there is an additional 150,000 gallons of fuel available to restock the trucks throughout the day.
Cars can fill up directly off the trucks. NOTE: There is a 10-gallon limit per vehicle.
On Long Island, there will be a truck at the Freeport Armory, 63 Babylon Turnpike, Freeport, NY.
There are also trucks in New York City at the following locations:
- Queens Armory
93-05 160 St.
- Bronx Armory
10 West 195 St.
- Brooklyn Armory
1579 Bedford Avenue
- Staten Island/Elizabeth Armory
321 Manor Road
Staten Island, NY