As of 6:00pm on Saturday, September 3, 85% of town has power and CL&P has brought Ridgefield, although hit hardest in our area, in line with other towns in regard to power restoration. Mr. Marconi hopes that by 5pm on Monday, September 5, 99.9% of power will be restored.
The boil water advisory for Rural Water customers has been lifted.
The transfer station is open tomorrow, Sunday, from 12-4pm and all brush disposal is free of charge. There is a fee for garbage dumping.
Power has been restored to all schools and the first day will remain September 6 & free lunch will be offered.
If a power line is down on your property, please call: 800-286-2000 to report.
If all of your neighbors have power, but you are still out, call: 203-431-2351 or 2352 to report it.
CL&P has agreed to fix an electrical box repairs where the box hooks up to your home.
The Rec Center is no longer an overnight shelter but will remain open until 10pm with water & charging stations.
As your power returns, you may get smoke coming from your chimney. This is normal and there is no need to worry unless your home fills with smoke; in which case you should call the fire department or 911.