Fire Island residents allowed to return home temporarily

Fire Island residents will be allowed to head home later this morning, but it's only temporarily.

Fire Island residents allowed to return home temporarily

Fire Island residents allowed to return home temporarily

FIRE ISLAND - Fire Island residents will be allowed to head home later this morning, but it's only temporarily.

Year-round residents and vacation and business property owners will have access through Saturday between 10 a.m. and 3:30 p.m.

Residents will have to take a ferry and provide identification and proof of property ownership to police.

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