Timeline of events for the Town of Fairfield

00-05:30               12 Alarm responses

05:15                   2 transformers blew

05:40                   N. Benson & Mill Plain @ Post Rd. closed due to flooded RR viaducts

05:45                   2,300 people w/o power

06:15                   Roger Ludlow Shelter is currently housing, 70 people & 30 dogs

Police headquarters lost power 2 times, activating the backup generator


16 Street closures due to trees/ wires down:


Elm St Dorking Dr.
South Pine Creek Pine Creek Court
643 Reef Rd Cummings Ave
N/B Beach Rd Judson St
E/B Post Rd Shoreham Village
Sasco Hill Rd Old Field
Barlow Rd North Benson
S/B Black Rock Tpk Poe Ct.
Figlar Rd Jennings Rd
180 Oakwood Dr Woodcrest
2083 Easton Tpk Glengarry Rd
900 Bronson Rd Sturges Rd
Cross Hwy Sturges HWY
Cross Hwy South of Congress
Congress St Heritage
Black Rock Turnpike Hemlock Rd


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