Residents asked to stay off the roads

In a Code Red message to the town, Wilton First Selectman said this morning the town is still operating under emergency conditions.

Power outages remain at 80%.

He is asking residents to refrain from driving. Highway and utility crews will be out this morning attempting to clear scores of downed trees and wires.

After damage assessments are done and power restoration estimates are known, more information will be made available, he said.

Report power outages to CL&P at 1-800-286-2000 or go online to

Please use 911 only for true emergencies.