Emergency planning for a nuclear attack

Atlas Obscura filed this request with the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation of New York City, NY.
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From: Atlas Obscura

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the New York State Freedom of Information Law (1977 N.Y. Laws ch. 933), I hereby request the following records:

All records pertaining to planning for a nuclear attack, from 1945 to present.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 5 business days, as the statute requires.


Atlas Obscura


Re: FOIL Request - Records of Interest Pertaining to Emergency Plans as Cited in Your Inquiry

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You will be contacted upon completion of our search and analysis, and of any reproduction fees in connection with your request in approximately twenty business days.

Thank you for your patience in this regard.

Yours truly,

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From: Lockhart, Patricia

Atlas Obscura:

Please see the attached in response to your FOIL inquiry.

Thank you.