BRIDGEPORT — Thousands across the city were without power for days after Tropical Storm Isaias hit last week, leaving some to find a fridge filled with food that had gone bad.

The city reminded its residents who are SNAP recipients and lost power during the storm to request replacement benefits. Those benefits must be requested before Sept. 3.

The forms to request replacement benefits can be found at and To replace benefits, residents can also call 855-626-6632.