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COVID-19 Update – May 29

Posted on May 29, 2020 by hbrooks


Gov. Lamont Releases “Roadmap for Reopening Connecticut”

In a press update earlier this week, Governor Lamont released a “Roadmap for Reopening Connecticut” document outlining Phases 2 & 3 of the state’s reopening strategy, as well as a progress report on the state’s reopening criteria (e.g. testing capacity, Personal Protective Equipment availability, etc.). The 44-page report is a little light on specifics and timing. The process is dependent on each preceding sector’s outcomes.

To access the document,

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Announcement from DOT & Upcoming AARP Events

Posted on May 28, 2020 by hbrooks


Road Construction on I-84 in Newtown

The Connecticut Department of Transportation (DOT) has announced the scheduled one-night closure of the Exit 9, I-84 eastbound ramps in Newtown on June 8. The ramps will be closed beginning at 10:00pm and will reopen at 5:00am the following morning. The closure and detour are necessary to facilitate safety improvement activities on I-84.

Detour Information

  • Eastbound Exit 9 off-ramp: Take Exit 10 & follow the posted Route 25 detour
  • Eastbound Exit 9 on-ramp: Follow

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Honoring Our Fallen Heroes on Memorial Day

Posted on May 22, 2020 by hbrooks


Each May, Newtown comes together to honor the heroic sacrifice of the men and women in uniform who died in service to our great nation. We celebrate their lives with ceremonies, parades, and gatherings in observance of our shared belief in freedom and democracy for all. It is a solemn yet hopeful display of patriotism in our perpetual quest for a better and brighter future.

This year, amid a new challenge we face together, we will not commemorate this national holiday with our traditional pomp and

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