STORM SANDY NOTICE TO MANCHESTER RESIDENTS Tuesday Oct. 30, 2012
Closings for 10-30-12: Manchester Public Schools, Senior Center.
All Parks and Recreation Department facilities and programs are closed for Tuesday, October 30, 2012.
Trash & Recycling collection are on the regular schedule.
The Landfill is now open for both RESIDENTS and Commercial business.
Voter Registration has been extended to 8pm on Nov. 1, 2012.
Please visit the website for up to date closures and cancellations. www.townofmanchester.org
A regional emergency shelter is open UNTIL 12 NOON TUES. OCT. 30 at the Vernon Center Middle School, 777 Hartford Turnpike, Vernon, CT. 860-872-9126.
Information regarding effective readiness tips can be found on the following websites: www.ready.gov and www.getreadycapitolregion.org
Residents can also assist the Town by clearing storm drains of leaves or debris to prevent street flooding and are encouraged to do so. Town shelters will become available to residents if needed after the storm’s impact is assessed. Residents can obtain storm update information on the Town’s emergency broadcast radio station located at 1630 on the AM dial.
Residents are encouraged to sign up with CTAlert or update your profile. This is a reliable way for residents to receive information regarding emergency notifications. Please go to www.CTAlert.gov and sign up or update your profile for emergency notices. Residents may also sign up for “Manchester Matters” email subscription on the Town of Manchester’s website www.townofmanchester.org In addition, residents are urged to have the following phone numbers on hand:
Emergency (police, fire and ambulance): 911
Poison Control: (800) 222-1222
CL&P: To report power outages or downed wires: 860-947-2000