( 4UMF NEWS ) New York City Public Schools Closed On Tuesday:
New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s office has announced that public schools will be closed Tuesday due to Hurricane Sandy.
Also, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that the Brooklyn Battery and Holland tunnels will be shutting down at 2 p.m. Speeds have been reduced on the George Washington Bridge and three Staten Island crossings.
The speed limit on the GWB and the Outerbridge Crossing, the Goethals Bridge and the Bayonne Bridge are down to 35 mph. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey says the speeds were reduced because of high winds.