FEMA Announces Dates and Locations for Eight More Home Shows: Learn Ways to Protect Your Home From Future Storms

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Release date: 
October 5, 2011
Release Number: 
4023-016

WINDSOR, Conn. -- The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will hold workshops aimed at helping Connecticut residents reduce property losses during future severe weather. Locations and times are listed below for the events. FEMA specialists will provide information, including:

  • Elevating electrical services and appliances;
  • Installing sewer back-flow valves;
  • Cleaning and remediating mold and mildew;
  • Removing and replacing drywall and insulation;
  • Channeling water away from foundations;
  • Repairing with water-resistant materials; and
  • Attaining the proper permits required for re-building.

Branford
Branford Building Supplies Inc.
1145 Main St.
Branford, Conn. 06405
Wednesday, Oct. 12, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Thursday, Oct. 13, 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
*Branford Building Supplies will remain open two hours longer than usual during these events.


Guilford
Page Hardware & Appliance Co.
9 Boston St.
Guilford, Conn.  06437
Friday, Oct. 14, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 15, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Darien
Ring’s End
181 West Ave.
Darien, Conn. 06820
Monday, Oct. 10, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Tuesday, Oct. 11, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

North Windham
Home Depot
418 Boston Post Road
North Windham, Conn. 06256
Tuesday, Oct. 18, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 19, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Norwalk
Home Depot
600 Connecticut Ave.
Norwalk, Conn.  06854
Thursday, Oct. 13, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 14, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Saturday, Oct. 15, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday, Oct. 16, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Stamford
Karp’s True Value Hardware
485 Hope St.
Stamford, Conn. 06906
Tuesday, Oct. 18
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 19
10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Westport
Torno Hardware
800 Post Road East
Westport, Conn. 06880
Sunday, Oct. 16, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 17, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Fairfield
Home Depot
541 Kings Highway Cutoff
Fairfield, Conn. 06824
Thursday, Oct. 20, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
Friday, Oct. 21, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.

FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.

Last Updated: 
July 16, 2012 - 18:46
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