New Milford Mayor Pete Bass has declared a State of Emergency for the town due to the amount of damage from yesterday's storm. He asked residents to stay away from hazardous areas, including downed electric lines. Resources have been requested throughout the area. Emergency responders are going door to door in the Candlewood Lake Road South area to the Brookfield town line. New Milford Police and Public Works are out clearing roads and helping get the ambulance crew out to any emergency that comes up.