Power, Road Closure, Warming Center Update, 3/8/18

Storm Update – 11AM on 3/8/18…

POWER UPDATE: UI indicates that it may be several days before all power has been restored to Fairfield residents. As of 10:00 AM, 2,900 Fairfield homes are without power.

Residents without power must report their outage or receive restoration updates from UI directly through their Online Outage Center at www.uinet.com, text OUT to 839-884 (TEXT-UI) or call 1-800-722-5584

ROAD UPDATE: DPW reports that over 150 roads are impassable due to wires and trees down.

WARMING SHELTER: Black Rock Church at 3685 Black Rock Turnpike has offered the church as a warming shelter today for those without power who need to keep warm, charge their phones or use the internet.  Light food and coffee will be available.  Those needing more information or who are looking for someone who may be at the shelter can call the church at 203 255-3401.  The church will be open till 5pm but hours may be extended if needed.

SHOWERING: Those seeking warm showers can use the Fairfield Parks and Recreation Department’s Fitness Center at 75 Mill Plain Road till 9:30 pm today.