Office of Emergency Management 

Phone Alert System

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Information You Need


To maximize survival of people, prevent and/or minimize injuries, and preserve property and resources in the town of Bethel by making use of all available manpower, equipment, and other resources in the event of natural, or man-made disasters, or enemy attack.

General Information:

  • Contact Eversource to report power outages - 1-800-826-2000.
  • Check the Outages Report from Eversource Here!
  • Important Info from Eversource for outages and storms! 

  • Visit the Office of Emergency Management website for more.



Additional Links






Thomas Galliford


ARES Volunteers:

Jim Ritterbusch, KD1YV-  Emergency Coordinator
Ken Weith, KD1DD- Radio Officer
Bill Thoren, N1TIW
Barry Connolly, KA1JDD
Bill Schaeffer, N1PJG

David Teagarden, KB1ZAC 

Amy Bruno, N1NBW


Phone: (203) 794-8522
Fax: (203) 778-7521