Last modified January 8, 2018 at 8:17 am
Henry Street is just blowing off some steam. The corner of Henry and Clinton Streets is enveloped in a thick plume of steam. Firefighters called to the scene are cordoning the area surrounding the billowing manhole. Apparently a water main broke which led to the steam situation. Water is flooding the street. There is no one […]
Posted February 23, 2010 at 6:17 am
This manhole in the Allen Street Mall at Stanton Street seems like it will blow. The pressure sounds pretty intense. And of course, there’s plenty of steam. Looking east on Stanton Street, near the corner of Allen.
Posted December 10, 2009 at 6:11 am
With winter now upon us, it’s time to revive our on-again-off-again street steam series. On a recent Sunday night, two Con Edison workers were conducting some sewer maintenance outside the stalled construction site at 324-326 Grand Street. Aside from their bulky equipment, the street was rather empty; not many people were on the sidewalks. The […]