TRAVEL INFO Visit New Haven 770 Chapel St., New Haven. 203- 777-8550, 800-332-STAY, visitnewhaven.com INFO New Haven-Downtown Corner of College and Chapel Sts., New Haven. 203-773-9494, infone- whaven.com Branford Town Hall (Economic Dev. Office) 1019 Main St., Branford. 203-315-0637, branford-ct.gov/ ecod Guilford Information Center 32 Church St., Guilford. 203-671-9351, visitguilfordct.com Henry Whitfield House State Museum, 248 Old Whitfield St., Guilford. 203-453-2457 Madison Visitors Center 12 School St., Madison. 203-245-7394, madisonct.com City of Meriden Town Hall (Economic Dev. Office) 142 East Main St. Room 217, Meriden. 203-630-4151, meridenbiz.com Milford Regional Chamber of Commerce 5 Broad St., Milford. 203-878-0681, milfordct.com Shoreline Chamber of Commerce 744 E. Main St., Branford. 203-488-5500, shorelinechamberct.com Snack Shack & Info Center I-95, exit 46 at Long Wharf Town Green District 203-401-4245 Connecticut Service Plazas I-95 (Connecticut Turnpike) • Darien • Fairfield • Milford • Branford • Madison Route 15 (Merritt Parkway/Wilbur Cross Parkway) • Greenwich • New Canaan • Fairfield • Orange • North Haven I-395 • Montville (Southbound only) • Plainfield Chambers of Commerce • East Haven: 29 High St. 2nd Floor, East Haven. 203-467-4305 • Greater New Haven (Bethany, Woodbridge): 900 Chapel St., 10th Fl., New Haven. 203-787-6735 • Hamden (Visitor Center): 2969 Whitney Ave., Hamden. 203-288-6431 • Madison (Visitor Center): 12 School St., Madison. 203-245-7394 • Midstate: 3 Colony St. #301, Meriden. 203-235- 7901 • Milford: 5 Broad St., Milford. 203-878-0681 • Orange: 605A Orange Center Rd., Orange. 203- 795-3328 • Quinnipiac: (North Haven, Wallingford) 50 North Main St., Wallingford. 203-269-9891 • Shoreline: 764 East Main St., Branford. 203-488- 5500 (Branford, Guilford and North Branford) • West Haven: 355 Main St. Ground Floor, West Haven. 203-933-1500 Currency Exchange Visit websites for the nearest location. Keybank: key.com/personal/services/foreign-currency. jsp TD Bank: tdbank.com/personal/foreignexchangeser- vices.html Wells Fargo: wellsfargo.com/foreign-exchange/ international-tips Important Phone Numbers Police, Fire, Emergency 911 Yale-New Haven Hospital – 20 York St. • Emergency Department (Adult) 203-688-2222 • Emergency Department (Pediatric) 203-688-3333 • Administration 203-688-4242 • Yale-New Haven Hospital Referral Line 203-688- 2000 • Smilow Cancer Hospital 203-688-4242 Yale-New Haven Hospital – St. Raphael’s Campus • Emergency Services 203-789-3464 • Patient Information 203-789-3475 or 203-789-3400 Veteran’s Hospital – West Haven Campus 203-932- 5711 Midstate Medical Center 203-694-8200 Milford Hospital 203-876-4000 State area codes 203, 475, 860, 959 New Haven Area Colleges & Universities • Albertus Magnus College 203-773-8550 or 800-578-9160 • Gateway Community College 203-285-2000 • Middlesex Community College 860-343-5800 • Paier College of Art 203-287-3031 • Quinnipiac University 203-582-8200 • Southern Connecticut State University 203-392- SCSU or 888-500-SCSU • University of New Haven 203-932-7000 or 800-DIAL-UNH • Yale University Directory Assistance 203-432-4771 Important Connecticut Laws for Visitors Cell Phone Usage in Motor Vehicles Effective October 1, 2005 Connecticut law requires drivers 18 years of age and older to use hands-free accessories to legally use a cell phone or mobile electronic device while operating a motor vehicle. Under the law, drivers 16 or 17 years of age are prohibited from using any mobile telephone, including phones with hands-free accessories, while driving. Liquor Laws The legal drinking age in Connecticut is twenty-one. Seat Belts and Child Restraint Systems Effective October 1, 2005. (1) child restraint system use requirements will extend to children under age seven or who weigh less than 60 pounds, regardless of age; (2) require any child under age one or weighing less than 20 pounds to be transported in a rear-facing position in his child restraint system; and (3) require children restrained in booster seats to be anchored by a seat belt that includes a shoulder belt. www.visitNewHaven.com 50