BK residents warned to prepare for Hurricane Irene

City officials are warning Brooklyn residents today to take certain precautions in case Hurricane Irene strikes.The city's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is urging residents

City officials are warning Brooklyn residents today to take certain precautions in case Hurricane Irene strikes.

The city's Office of Emergency Management (OEM) is urging residents to put together emergency kits containing items such as water, non-perishable canned foods, first aid supplies and personal hygiene products.

In addition, residents are urged to have a "go" bag in case there...

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