WESTPORT, Conn. – Westport Schools Superintendent Elliott Landon has made the decision to close schools Monday and Tuesday as Hurricane Sandy nears, a message on the town website announced.
Residents who live on the shoreline in flood-prone areas are strongly encouraged to evacuate their homes by Sunday night. Long Lots Elementary School, 13 Hyde Lane, will open as a shelter to residents and pets beginning at 3 p.m. Sunday.
Residents who bring a pet should bring a crate and their own pet food.
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