Hurricane Sandy: Essential phone numbers for D.C.-area residents


Keep this list of essential phone numbers handy during the storm. Others you need? Let us know in the comments.

To report power outages:

BGE: 877.778.222 

Dominion: 1-866-DOM-HELP (1-866-366-4357)

Pepco: 1-877-PEPCO-62 (1-877-737-2662)

Other numbers you might need:

American Red Cross: 1-800-RED CROSS

Comcast: 1-800-934-6489

D.C. Water: 202-612-3400

Other D.C. services: 311

WMATA: 202-637-7000

Verizon: 1-800-VERIZON (1-800-837-4966)

Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission: 301-206-4002

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