Hurricane Irene Updates
Due to Hurricane Irene, New Brunswick Mayor Jim Cahill signed an emergency declaration restricting travel in the city to emergency response personnel until 6 a.m. tomorrow, according to a city statement.
"We are asking residents to use an abundance of caution and common sense in the wake of this storm. Skies may clear but dangers still exist in our area. If you have been ordered to evacuate, please do so immediately," Cahill said in the statement. "If you are not personally involved with emergency response activities, please stay in your home until Monday morning. Your cooperation will ensure a safer and faster response by City, County and State emergency response