Here are some links and phone numbers to keep handy, and maybe even print out before the storm:
- Reading Police Department
- North Reading Police Department
- Reading Public Schools
- North Reading Public Schools
- Massachusetts Red Cross
- Massachusetts State Police
- Massachusetts Department of Transportation
- Logan International Airport
- American Red Cross
- National Hurricane Center
In an emergency, always call 911. A call from a landline in the two towns will go directly to either police station.
For non-emergency, storm-related needs, call 211.
To report a power outage or power-related issue or problem, call RMLD at 781-944-1340 or 781-942-6598.
For non-emergency police or fire issues or problems:
Reading Fire Department: 781-944-3132
North Reading Fire Department: 978-664-3112
Reading Police Department: 781-944-1212
North Reading Police Department: 978-664-3131
For outages for other utilities:
National Grid gas: 1-800-233-5325
Comcast: 1-800-COMCAST (1-800-266-2278)
Verizon: 1-800-VERIZON (1-800-837-4966)
Some other numbers you may want to have include your insurance agent, your doctor and your vet.