• Winter Weather Preparedness

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  • Residents are encouraged to have appropriate winter disaster plans in place BEFORE a winter storm or emergency occurs. Planning topics include:
    - Loss of power to your home. How will you stay warm for 24 hours without power?
    - Is your family Emergency Evacuation Plan updated? Fire or Carbon Monoxide evacuation.
    - Snow Removal Plans for your property. Who is removing the snow? Reduce ice and non-slippery conditions.
    - Is you vehicle properly maintained along with a winter disaster kit; cell phone charger, facial mask, hand sanitizer, bottled water, snacks.

    Click on the tabs to the left for more information.

  • No Power? – Activate Your Emergency Power Plans

  • Power loss to your home can occur at anytime of the year as an isolated incident (motor vehicle accident, power line issue, etc) or regional/wide area due to a inclement weather event.

    Regardless of the nature, Westbrook residents are encouraged to have an appropriate plan and supplies for at least 5-7 days, regardless of the month. This could include a generator, staying with neighbors, friends or family.

    In addition you need to notify Eversource of your outage at 1-800-286-2000, App or website.

    Please check on your family, friends and neighbors and offer assistance as needed.

    • Emergency Notifications

      It’s free, confidential and its how we notify you of severe life threating, 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

    • Social Media Facebook and Twitter

      Follow Emergency Management to receive regular information on events and other activities that affect the Town of Westbrook. Adjust your Push Notifications to automatically receive our information on your cell phone, computer and other electronic devices.