Benjamin M. Lawsky, Superintendent
of Financial Services, announced representatives of the Department of
Financial Services will be in Bellmore Sunday to offer
help to homeowners, renters and business owners with insurance-related
issues stemming from damage caused by Storm Sandy.
The Department’s representatives
will be available to meet with residents inside the agency’s Mobile
Command Center, which will be stationed at the Bellmore Public Library, located at 2288 Bedford Ave. from noon to 5 p.m.
Department representatives will
help citizens contact their insurers if they have been unable to do so
and answer questions about homeowners’, renters’ and business owners’
Citizens unable to go to the Mobile Command Center are encouraged to call the Department's storm hotline (800) 339-1759 which is open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Insurance information is also available on the Department's website, www.dfs.ny.gov.