Stay informed about outages affecting your service—or service anywhere in PG&E’s territory. The storm happened less than 24 hours ago, and DPW cannot clear trees that are attached to wires or near any downed wires until UI has inspected and deemed it safe. UI will also be working throughout the town to restore smaller outage areas many of those are areas shared with me by email, phone and on my First Selectwoman Facebook page.
Residents have reached out that they don't think DPW is clearing the trees fast enough. I know their customer service has been less than satisfactory. I know many residents are at their limit and I want you to know I understand and I hear you! The Parks & Recreation building is available for residents without power to use the shower facilities. I'm being told that licensed electricians are aware of these protocols in these cases. 925 Unquowa includes 479 customers
Unsafe food can make you sick even if it looks, smells, and tastes normal.
Call the Storm Information Hotline at 203-254-4899 to hear recorded storm emergency messages. Right now, Public Wi-Fi is available at Fairfield Middle and High School Parking Lots: Please refer back to the earlier part of this email where I shared the areas UI is concentrating on to restore power to larger outage areas. Sullivan Independence Hall To view current outages click here on Fairfield's Outage Viewer Map. Watch the First Selectwoman's Video Update Here 8/10/20
Charging is also available. Nov 11: Assumption-Fairfield In-person Open House. When you sign up for outage notifications, we’ll let you know the cause, when crews are on their way, the estimated restoration time and when power is restored.
Outage … Brenda L. Kupchick
Please follow the guidelines from the Health Department about food safety and what to do if you are without power. Fairfield, CT 06824 I emphasized in the strongest terms my concern for the rising temperatures and the need to restore power to residents as soon as possible. CO is an odorless, colorless gas that kills without warning.
Keep your refrigerator and freezer doors shut.
If you cannot get to Operation Hope, please call Fairfield Social Services (203-256-3170) or the Bigelow Center (203-256-3166) to arrange for emergency, shelf-ready groceries from the Food Pantry to be delivered by a Senior Center bus. The UI representatives reported they have crews all throughout town restoring power, while also concentrating more crews in the following areas that serve a larger number of households. To reach UI, dial 1-800-722-5584 or visit ui.net. One of the things that has added to my frustration is that during previous storms, UI was able to provide a daily list of streets or target areas they would be working on to give residents an idea of when their power would be back on.