"Be Prepared Stamford!"

An important part of being prepared for any natural disaster is staying informed. There is a mass array of local, statewide and national resources at the disposal of the public, including websites, newspapers, radio stations, television stations, and emergency contact phone numbers. Below are several of these resources for you to use to be better prepared for the next disaster.

**For Immediate Emergency Response Call 911**

Other Emergency Contact Numbers:

  • Citizen Services (203) 977-4140 
    Citizens Services Web Site
  • Dial Stamford (203) 977-4140
    (Recorded emergency announcements/facility & school closings) 
  • Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) (800) 286-2000 
  • Aquarion Water Company (800)732-9678
  • Yankee Gas Company (800) 989-0900
  • Beach Closures and Other Public Health Information (203) 977-5889

Local Media Listings For Emergency Information



  • WSTC 1400 AM/WNLK 1350 AM(Cox Radio)
  • WEBE 107.9 FM
  • WGCH 1490 AM


  • News 12 Connecticut, Channel 12
  • Cablevision Channel 78

Emergency/Terrorism Response Information Sites:

Register for Stamford Alerts

Comprehensive Web Sites


Biological Agents

Chemical Agents

Radiological Events

Other Web Sites