In New York introduced a limited sale of gasoline.
New York continues to suffer from an acute shortage of gasoline.
Mayor Michael Bloomberg announced the introduction of normalized sales of motor fuels.
According to the rules, which will come into effect from today, in even-numbered days, you can buy gasoline for cars with even numbers and odd days in odd-number.
According to Bloomberg, this rule does not apply to vehicles of emergency services, buses and taxis.
The system will operate for at least several days.
If you do not cause too much inconvenience - for a long time.
The same measure is valid from last week in the neighboring state of New Jersey, who is still facing a severe shortage of gasoline.
According to Bloomberg the queue will be reduced from two hours to 45 minutes.
In New York, to work only about a quarter of the station.
Still not working several refineries on the east coast of the country, and until recently was confined in New York Harbor.
Part of the stations is not yet restored power and pumps do not work.
At work stations have formed long queues and drivers sometimes occur between battles.
On Friday morning in New York opens to traffic tunnel connecting Manhattan and Queens.