On East 190th Street, near Devoe Terrace in University Heights, lies this clutter of mangled Con Edison barricades, chunks of cement and a wood pallet.
Around the corner, on University Avenue, another unmanned Con Edison barricade surrounds a manhole cover.
We have a call in to Con Ed. We'll keep you updated.
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