MONSON, Mass. (WWLP) – Officials in Monson are monitoring the forecast as Tropical Storm Henri heads towards New England.
- Make sure gutters and drainages are clear from debris
- Check sump pumps for proper operation
- Charge cell phones and other electronic devices
- Have fresh batteries for flashlights
- Check generators for proper operation and ventilation.
- Do not run generators indoors or near any openings to your home.
- Make sure you have a working carbon monoxide detector.
In case of a power outage, National Grid can be contacted at 800-465-1212 or their customer service line at 800-322-3223. Police urge everyone to stay away from any downed wires.