8 02, 2017

Mayor Garant Storm Update

Due to the impending snowstorm, Port Jefferson Village will be declaring a snow emergency effective 6:00 am Thursday. No parking will be permitted on Main and East Main Street. Thompson Street and East Broadway will be closed. Village Government will be closed for the day with the exception of Department of Public Works and [...]

2 02, 2017

Carbon Monoxide Safety

Often called the invisible killer, carbon monoxide is an invisible, odorless, colorless gas created when fuels (such as gasoline, wood, coal, natural gas, propane, oil, and methane) burn incompletely. In the home, heating and cooking equipment that burn fuel can be sources of carbon monoxide.   CO alarms should [...]

2 02, 2017

Home Fire Sprinklers

Over 80% of fire deaths occur in the home. Home fire sprinklers can save lives and property from fire. They respond quickly and effectively to fire, often extinguishing the fire before the fire department arrives. Only the sprinkler closest to the fire will activate, spraying water on the fire. [...]

2 02, 2017

Smoke Alarms at Home

Smoke alarms are a key part of a home fire escape plan. When there is a fire, smoke spreads fast. Working smoke alarms give you early warning so you can get outside quickly. SAFETY TIPS Install smoke alarms inside and outside each bedroom and sleeping area. Install alarms on [...]

2 02, 2017

Smoke Alarms for People Who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing

Working smoke alarms save lives. However, people who are deaf or hard of hearing may not be able to depend on the traditional smoke alarm to alert them to a fire. Install smoke alarms in every bedroom. They should also be outside each sleeping area and on every level of the home. For [...]

2 02, 2017

Fire Safety During Winter Storms

Winter Storms can happen almost anywhere. They can cause us problems. Know what to do before, during and after a storm. This will keep you and your family safe from a winter fire.       Test all smoke alarms. Do this at least once a month. This way you [...]

31 01, 2017


The Inc. Village of Port Jefferson is awarded $500,000 NYS Restore NY Funding; $50,000 in NYS Empire State Development funding and $250,000 Suffolk County JUMPSTART funds to begin Upper Port Development Project. Mayor Margot Garant stated, “Uptown Port is just as important as our downtown, and we have been working for years to revitalize and [...]

30 01, 2017

Fun Fact About Snow #1

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Fun Fact About Snow #2

30 01, 2017

Fun Fact About Snow #3

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