• Temporary Road Closure

  • The State of Connecticut, Department of Transportation (CT-DOT) is schedule to repair the bridge on Grove Beach North (Rt 625), going over the Amtrak train tracks. This will require the closing of the road in this area for a selected time period. CT-DOT will have appropriate posted signage and personnel with the detour.

    Day 1: Thursday September 20, 2018
    6:30 am – 7:00 pm

    Day 2: Monday, September 24, 2018
    7:00 am – 7:00 pm

    Closed Area: Lillac Lane to Blue Gill Lane
    Detour: Old Post Road (Rt 145) to Boston Post Road (Rt 1)

    Emergency Services and Schools are notified with the above information.
    CT-DOT indicates modifications or extensions could be required due to weather and unforeseen conditions.

  • Year Round Emergency Plans

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  • Westbrook residents are recommended to have disaster plans for any short term or long term power outage that could occur anytime throughout the year. This includes having a generator, staying with family/friends or temporarily going to a hotel.

    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,residents are encouraged to have a appropriate disaster plans and supplies for 5-7 days.

    Click on the Tabs to the Left to learn more disaster plans, supplies and other related information.

    Ensure you are registered with CT ALERT our reverse notification system (scroll down) to receive emergency, life and safety messages for any event in Westbrook.

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

  • Power Loss – Food Safety

  • Click on Food Safety After A Power Loss to learn about SAFE procedures to determine if the food in your refrigerator and freezer are safe to eat, discard and other important safety topics.

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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.

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