02 Nov '12, 9pm

BREAKING-- New York City cancels marathon in light of Sandy’s devastation

BREAKING-- New York City cancels marathon in light of Sandy’s devastation

Saucy Salad The 2009 New York Marathon. As we mentioned this morning , the city of New York has been split on whether or not to go forward with the annual New York Marathon this Sunday. And by “split,” we mean “overwhelmingly but not unanimously opposed to.” Concerns about resource allocation, lodging, and deployment of police and emergency personnel made the marginal bonus of tourist dollars seem like a poor counterargument. (That the media tent generators are already humming didn’t help.) Now, the dispute has been resolved. The race has been cancelled for Sunday, NBC News has confirmed . UPDATE: The mayor’s office has confirmed . The post we ran this morning detailed the destruction seen in Staten Island, the New York borough that is also home to the marathon’s start. This afternoon, BuzzFeed compiled 21 photographs taken near the starting line , showing litter-choked st...

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