First Selectman Patricia Llodra met this afternoon at the Emergency
Operations Center with Emergency Response Director Bill Halstead and
selected department heads to review plans and prepare for the next round of
snow and possible icing conditions. The Police, Fire,
Information-Technology, and Communications departments have been fully
informed and are prepared for this next weather event.
Town officials will continue to monitor the weather forecasts and work with
the Department of Emergency Management to ensure the safety of our
residents. In the event power is lost for an extended period of time
emergency shelters will be opened. Residents
will be kept abreast of
shelter openings or other pertinent information through the CodeRed
Emergency Notification System.
Officials urge residents to keep themselves informed through the media of
the weather and roadway conditions and if possible to not venture out until
after the Highway Department personnel have had a chance to treat the
Stay home - stay safe and stay informed through your local media outlets.