Tag: emergency

The latest info on city’s response to aftermath of blizzard

As frustration mounts among residents waiting to be dug out, the city issued the following announcement. “Bristol emergency response vehicles have resources to reach those in need. Some other municipalities are dependent on National Guard assistance for emergency response. “Crews…

Transit buses shutting down at 6

This just in from the governor… Governor Dannel P. Malloy this afternoon announced that CT TRANSIT bus service will begin shutting down service at 4PM today, and all buses will stop running by 6PM. This shut down will be in…

State of emergency declared by governor

The governor’s office issued the following news release: Governor Dannel P. Malloy will declare a state of emergency in preparation for the coming blizzard which is anticipated to heavily impact the state Friday and Saturday. In addition, the Governor announced…

CERT meeting scheduled for Jan. 9

This press release was issued today…   On Wednesday January 9th 2013 at 6:30PM the Bristol’s CERT (Community Emergency Response Response Team) group will be holding their monthly meeting at the Bristol main library located at 5 High Street in…

Gov. shutting down the roads

This just in from the governor’s office: No Trucks Allowed into State After 11AM; Complete Road Closure at 1PM (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy today ordered road closures for all state highways. The closures will be implemented in…

Gov. requests pre-landfall emergency declaration

Governor Dannel P. Malloy on Sunday afternoon requestedthat President Barack Obama declare a pre-landfall emergency in Connecticut.  This declaration allows the state to request funding and other assistance in advance of the storm impacting the state.   “Hurricane Sandy is…

Governor says prepare for possible hurricane

This just in from the governor’s office… GOV. MALLOY ENCOURAGES RESIDENTS TO MONITOR HURRICANE SANDY AND TO BE PREPARED (HARTFORD, CT) – With Hurricane Sandy potentially threatening Connecticut, Governor Dannel P. Malloy is asking residents to closely monitor the storm’s…