The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the State of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world.
Big city living and being a survivalist go together like drinking a glass of orange juice after brushing your teeth. Most big city inhabitants like to take advantage of all the city has to offer from high paying jobs to entertainment and food. Smaller living spaces requiring no maintenance is more common then weekends spent painting or gardening.
The problem with not having an emergency preparedness plan while traveling or residing in a big city is scale. If a snow storm or a natural disaster were to paralyze a city, the sheer volume of residents would deplete any food that was on the store shelfs in minutes. When city is paralyzed due to emergency situations, deliveries are also delayed.
There a lot of companies selling prepared supplies. Some even claim their freeze dried food is so good people eat it for daily use. Being prepared in an emergency scenario can mean the difference between exposing yourself to more danger by having to leave your home to get supplies and being safe in your own home.
Being prepared in a big city while living in a little apartment is where difficulty begins. Most folks Work all day, and are out all night. When they are home they are usually with friends or significant others. Having prepared survival buckets piled up would make them look pretty weird. The solution for being prepared in a tiny apartment in a big city won’t be stockpiling like a Doomsday Prepper.