• Post Storm Damage Report – Tropical Storm Isaiash

  • Wednesday 1:30 pm Report

  • Wind Report
    Westbrook recorded winds 20-45 mph sustained with gusts of 48-52 mph.

    Power Outages
    Westbrook 1,323 (28% of the town)
    Was 1,920 as of Tuesday
    Over 619,000 Eversource Customers in CT
    1-800-286-2000 to report your outage, web, text or their App.

    Consider checking on family, friends, and neighbors and offer assistance as needed.

    If you have no power, can you easily recharge your cell phone, tablet and other electronic devices from your vehicle or contact a family member or friend.

    We have no restoration time periods from Eversource at this time. Please activate your Emergency Power Outage Plan.

    All gas stations and other businesses are open; grocery, coffee and restaurants.

    Overall Damage
    Numerous houses were damaged by trees falling on them. If you experienced any damage, contact your insurance company immediately.

    We are happy to report no injuries or deaths. Residents completing clean up on their property can consider bringing their debris to the Transfer Station, open on Mondays, Wednesday, Saturdays from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm or hire a licensed contractor.

  • Post Storm Road Updates – 1:30 pm August 5th

  • Fully Closed
    - Old Clinton Rd, near Steward B. McKinney Wildlife Refuge
    - Salt Island Rd, between Shelter Harbor & Goodrich
    - Sagamore Terrace East & West Intersection
    - 14 Sagamore Terrace Dr, near Argail
    - 274 Chittenden Hill Rd to Clinton Town Line
    - East Pond Meadow Rd, near Dennison Rd
    - 143 Pond Meadow Rd, near Willard Ave

    Partial Closure
    - 523 East Pond Meadow Rd (one lane)
    - 440 East Pond Meadow Rd (one lane)
    - 216 East Pond Meadow Rd (one lane)
    - 75 East Pond Meadow Rd (one lane)
    - 865Pond Meadow Rd (one lane)

  • Westbrook Emergency Notifications – Are You Registered?

  • Residents are encouraged to register their cell phones with CT ALERT to receive notifications from Emergency Management regarding any severe, life threatening situation within the town. Traditionally the system is used for weather related events but we have the capability to use it for any situation that meets the criteria. Please scroll down and click on the CT ALERT link for complete details. If you are not registered, then we can’t reach you.

  • No Power? – Activate Your Emergency Plans

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  • Year Round Emergency Plans – No Power

  • Power loss could occur as an isolated incident from a motor vehicle accident causing damage to a tree/wires or a large scale event due to inclement weather.

    Regardless of the nature, Westbrook residents are encouraged to have a appropriate disaster plans and supplies for 5-7 days. This includes having a generator, staying with family/friends or temporarily going to a hotel.

    - Please consider checking on family, friends and neighbors after any power loss and provide assistance.

    - Ensure you are registered with CT ALERT (scroll down) to receive emergency messages from the Town of Westbrook.

    - Click on the tabs to the left for resource information to help get and keep you prepared.

  • Food Safety/Power Loss

  • Click on the Left Tab – Labeled Food Safety Power Loss to learn important information for you and your family that include safe procedures to determine if the food in your refrigerator and freezer are safe to eat, discard and other important safety topics.

  • Follow Us – Facebook and Twitter

  • Follow Us on Facebook or Twitter to receive regular information on events and other activities that affect the Town of Westbrook. Please consider adjusting your Push Notifications to automatically receive our social media messages on your cell phone, computer and other electronic devices.

    • Emergency Notifications

      It’s free, confidential and its how we notify you of severe emergency conditions in Westbrook. You can add your cell phone, text and/or email for notifications. Seasonal guests are encouraged to add their Westbrook address when registering on the system.

    • For more information,
      go to CT ALERT

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      noun: resilience; plural noun: resiliences

      1. the ability of a substance or object to spring back into shape; elasticity.

      2. the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness.