Contact Numbers and Information:
Schoharie Emergency Mgt Office (SCEMO) 518-337-4093, 337-4094, 337-4095
Note these are cell lines and often overwhelmed - keep trying
Human Needs for Schoharie County (food Shelter, Water, etc) 518-231-2335
SCAAP (located in the old movie gallery next to Sears) is accepting donations of food, water and clothing. For those needing assistance, there is free food, water, clothing and cleaning supplies. There is staff on site for DSS program assistance. SCAAP telephone is 518-234-2568.
FEMA www.disasterassistance.gov or call 1-800-621-3362.
Assemblyman Peter Lopez Schoharie 518-295-7250 (limited service so if busy call 518-378-8039 or 518-943-1371)
Village and Town Contacts:
Village Office 518-827-5143
Fire Dept for emergency and pumping 518-827-5277
Dennis Richards, Town Supervisor 518-827-6486
William Ansel-McCabe, Village Mayor 518-337-7024
Lloyd Stannard, Inspections 518-231-7779
Additional state police patrols have been assigned to the county with priority to stricken areas
Cobleskill and other law enforcement have been given County wide jurisdiction
Additional resources are being requested.
911 is still active for EMERGENCIES
SHELTER: Golding Middle School, 193 Golding Drive, Cobleskill, NY 12043 518-234-8368
NATIONAL GRID OUTAGE INFORMATION:
Call 1-800-867-5222 for any customers in New York. Check on=line at www.nationalgridus.com and click on OutageCentral
National Grid is working with area emergency officials to provide dry ice to customers, free of charge as supplies last. Locations for dry ice distribution is as follows, with sites open through dusk: 305 Main Street, Middleburgh, NY and Intersection of South Grand Street and Mineral Springs Road, Cobleskill.
MOBILE EMERGENCY CENTER
National Grid's Mobile Emergency Center will be located in Schoharie, NY from 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. today. Please visit us for additional information on: electrical safety and procedures for homes and businesses impacted by flooding including information on inspections and meter replacement, status of outages in your neighborhood or area, consumer information.
FLOOD and ELECTRICAL SAFETY
If your home is or has been flooded, check with an electrician before turning on anything. If there has been damage, services may require a municipal safety inspection before National Grid will be allowed to connect the electricity.
TIDE's Loads of Hope Mobile laundry program:
Free Laundry Services beginning Friday, September 2 available to all families or individuals in need of clean clothes. Located at Walmart 138 merchant Place, Cobleskill, NY. Hours: Friday, September 2 1-8 p.m.; then starting Saturday September 3, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Duracell Power Relief Trailer services available beginning Friday September 2 from 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. and from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. beginning Saturday, September 3rd.
Trash is being accepted at the Middleburgh VILLAGE POOL AREA through Tuesday, September 6th.