CL&P, American Red Cross host Emergency Preparedness Summit

Nearly 200 first responders were joined by state and municipal officials in Berlin today for an Emergency Preparedness Summit. The American Red Cross and CL&P

BERLIN - Nearly 200 first responders were joined by state and municipal officials in Berlin today for an Emergency Preparedness Summit. The American Red Cross and CL&P teamed up to host the event, aiming to improve emergency response during storms. CL&P officials say they're currently updating software, which will allow them to provide specific information about a particular neighborhood to town officials, quickening response times during massive storms. CL&P personnel say they'll be working with state and town officials, as well as first responders, to test-run their emergency storm response capabilities in July.

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