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Cities, towns open shelters

Here is a list of emergency shelters that have been set up for residents being displaced by Hurricane Sandy.

  • Ansonia: Ansonia High School, 20 Pulaski Highway
  • Avon: Avon High School, West Avon Road
  • Berlin: McGee Middle School
  • Bethel: Bethel Municipal Center, 1 School St.
  • Bloomfield: Carmen Arace Middle School, 390 Park Ave.
  • Branford: Branford High School, East Main Street; Mary Murphy School, Brushy Plain Road
  • Bridgeport: Jettie Tisdale, Hollister Avenue; Geraldine Johnson School, Lexington Avenue; Cesar Batalla School, Howard Avenue
  • Bridgewater: Senior Center, Hut Hill Road
  • Bristol: Chippens Hill Middle School, 551 Peacedale Street
  • Cheshire: Youth Center, South Main Street
  • Chester: John Winthrop Middle School, Route 80, Deep River
  • Clinton: Clinton Town Hall, 54 East Main Street
  • Colchester: Bacon Academy (opens at 8 a.m.)
  • Danbury: Danbury 2 Regional Shelter located at 24 Hospital Avenue, Danbury Connecticut West Building, at the intersection of Tamarack and Hospital Avenue -- entrance into the Green Lot adjacent to the cogeneration plant
  • Darien: Darien High School
  • Deep River: Deep River John Winthrop Middle School
  • East Granby: Senior Community Center, 20 Center Street
  • East Haven: East Haven High School, Wheelbarrow Lane
  • East Lyme: East Lyme Middle School, Socity Road
  • Essex: John Winthrop Middle School, Deep River
  • Fairfield: Ludlowe High School, Unquowa Road
  • Farmington: Farmington High School
  • Greenwich: Eastern Middle School, Western Greenwich Civic Center
  • Griswold: A. A. Young Jr, Hose & Ladder Company #1, 105 Hill Street; Griswold Volunteer Fire Department, 883 Voluntown Road; Griswold Senior Center, 22 Soule Street
  • Groton City: Fitch High School, 101 Groton Long Point Rd
  • Groton Town: Fitch High School located at 101 Groton Long Point Road
  • Guilford: Guilford Community Center, Church Street
  • Haddam: Haddam-Killingworth Middle School
  • Hamden: Hamden High School
  • Hartford: Pope Park Recreation Center, Pope Park Drive; Parker Memorial Center, Main Street
  • Harwinton: Harwinton Consolidated School at 115 Litchfield Road.
  • Killingworth: Haddam-Killingworth Middle School, 451 Route 81
  • Ledyard: Fitch High School
  • Lisbon: Kelly Middle School, Mahan Drive, Norwich
  • Litchfield: Bantam Fire House on Doyle Road; Northfield Fire House on Knife Shop Road in Northfield
  • Lyme: East Lyme Middle School
  • Madison: Town Campus Gym, Duck Hole Road
  • Manchester: Vernon Center Middle School, 777 Hartford Turnpike
  • Meriden: Washington Middle School
  • Middletown: Middletown High School, LaRosa Lane (Opens at noon on Monday)
  • Milford: Jonathan Law High School 
  • Montville: East Lyme Middle School, 31 Society Road
  • New Britain: Senior Center, 55 Pearl Street
  • New Haven: Career High School, Benjamin Jepson School will be opened as an area of refuge
  • New London: East Lyme Middle School, 31 Society Road
  • Newington: Newington High School
  • North Branford: North Branford Intermediate School
  • North Stonington: Stonington High School
  • Norwalk: Brien McMahon High School
  • Norwich: Kelly Middle School
  • Old Lyme: East Lyme Middle School, Society Road
  • Old Saybrook: Old Saybrook Senior High School on Boston Post Road
  • Orange: High Plains Community Center
  • Plymouth: Eli Terry Middle School,
  • Prospect: Prospect Volunteer Fire Department
  • Ridgefield: Ridgefield Recreation Center
  • Rocky Hill: Community Center
  • Shelton: Shelton Senior Center
  • South Windsor: South Windsor High School
  • Southbury: Pomperaug High School
  • Stamford: Stamford High School
  • Stonington: Stonington High School
  • Stratford: Bunnell High School
  • Suffield: Suffield High School
  • Thompson: Quinebaug Fire Station
  • Torrington: Sullivan Senior Center
  • Vernon: Vernon Center Middle School
  • Warren: Warren Community Center
  • Waterbury: Waterbury Arts Magnet
  • Waterford: East Lyme Middle School, 31 Society Road
  • Watertown: Watertown High School
  • West Haven: Carrigan School, 2 Tetlow Street
  • Westbrook: Daisy Ingraham School,
  • Westport: Long Lots Elementary School, Hyde Lane
  • Wethersfield: Pitkin Community Center, 30 Greenfield Street
  • Wilton: Miller Driscoll School, 217 Wolfpit Road
  • Woodbridge: Woodbridge Senior Center

This list will be updated at more information is received. For information  on shelter, residents can call 2-1-1.

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