Photo: Numbers you’ll need to keep close-by during the blizzard.
With Thursday’s nor’easter forecast to bring a foot of drifting snow and steady sustained winds, residents who were anticipating a day of Netflix and cooking could find their homes in the dark due to down power lines or localized flooding.
Below are a few sites and phone numbers to keep close-by during the Belmont Blizzard “just in case.”
- Call 911 only if the emergency is life threatening.
- If the power goes out, call Belmont Light’s notification number at 617-993-2800. You can see the location of outages in Belmont on a real time map here.
- A question about snowplowing on public streets? Call the DPW’s Highway Division 617-993-2690.
- Everything you need to know about the storm and town resources can be found online at http://www.belmont-ma.gov/snow
- Get updates on all sorts of town information at the Belmont Police twitter page, https://twitter.com/BelmontPD, and at the Town Administrator’s site.