June 25, 2022

Tropical Storm Isaias: Gov. Ned Lamont Declares State of Emergency with Utilities Warning it Could Take Days to Restore 720K Outages

Gov. Ned Lamont declared a state of emergency Wednesday morning as utility companies warned that Connecticut residents should prepare for days without electricity with crews still assessing the destruction left by Tropical Storm Isaias that cut power to more than 720,000 homes and businesses.

Lamont, who made the declaration while touring damage in portions of central Connecticut, will meet with Eversource’s CEO on Wednesday afternoon.

Visit this link to read the full article by Nicholas Rondinone and published on Courant.com