Cold Weather Information
The City of Boston reminds residents to take action in anticipation of severely cold weather. Please check on the well-being of elderly or disabled neighbors and practice caution when using portable heating devices such as space heaters.
If you have an emergency situation, please dial 911 directly.
The City's various emergency management organizations, including EMS, Fire, Police, BPHC, MOEM, ISD, and BWSC have compiled a list of personal and home safety tips. Please remember to take precautions during extremely cold weather.
Personal and Home Safety Tips
If any areas are without power, residents should call their utility company to report outages. They can also call 311 with concerns or questions.
NSTAR Gas: 1-800-592-2000
National Grid: 1-800-322-3223
Boston Water & Sewer Commission: 617-989-7000
Additional Emergency Resource Phone Numbers