Boston Emergency Storm Info

hurricane sandy

Boston Emergency Storm Info

hurricane sandy

Blackstonian family hopefully you have already prepared yourself with the standard storm supplies…
Flashlights, Candles, Batteries, Water, Stocked up on food, first aid kit, pump for flooding, etc.
Blackstonian tip:
Excellent emergency food supply… Tuna fish, High in protein and you can eat it straight out the can.

READY.gov (FEMA)
http://www.ready.gov/research-publications
EMERGENCY SUPPLY LIST
http://www.ready.gov/sites/default/files/documents/files/checklist3.pdf

MEMA
Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency
http://www.mass.gov/eopss/agencies/mema/

MEMA Hurricane Info (Preparedness and more)
http://www.mass.gov/eopss/home-sec-emerg-resp/plan-prep/natural-hazards/hurricanes/

CITY OF BOSTON
http://www.cityofboston.gov/

City’s Latest Storm Update

Boston Public Schools: Closed on Monday October 29, 2012
Boston City Hall: Open for essential employees only. Non-essential employees are asked to stay home.
Community Centers: Curtis Hall, Hyde Park, Paris Street and Tobin are open Monday October 29, 2012 from 7:30AM-6PM. Other BCYF centers will open only in the event of an emergency.
Boston Public Libraries: Closed on Monday October 29, 2012
Trash & Recycling: Collection will begin at 5AM. If you can hold items until your next scheduled day, please do so. Avoid placing out barrels or bins; instead please double trash bag for collection.
MBTA: Expect schedule disruptions related to the storm. Please visit www.mbta.comor call 617-222-3200.
Hubway: Expect schedule disruptions related to the storm Please visit www.thehubway.com.
Parking: Daytime posted neighborhood street sweeping cancelled Monday October 29, 2012.  All normal parking regulations remain in effect.
Reporting Issues: For storm related issues including reports of flooding, down trees or power lines, please call the Mayor’s 24-Hour Hotline at 617-635-4500.
Emergencies: Please call 911.
Read Press Release on Updated City Plans »

 

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