Activists also interrupted an interview of U.S. Senator Ted Cruz with talk show The View at ABC News on Monday, protesting ABC News' coverage on climate change. Some protesters were arrested on Tuesday and Wednesday.
A mass march will be held on Saturday with the theme of "Occupy Park Avenue" so as to draw attention to the need for strong climate action, according to Extinction Rebellion NYC.
Hurricane Sandy hit New York City on Oct. 29, 2012 with 44 local residents killed and around US$19 billion of damage inflicted, according to the New York City government.