COVID-19 Updates

Posted on April 5, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


Coronavirus (COVID-19) information is being updated rapidly as state and federal health officials work to respond. You can find the most up-to-date information on COVID-19 by clicking on the following links:

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The following actions have been taken by Governor Lamont in a state-wide effort to mitigate the outbreak and provide Connecticut

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COVID-19 Response Update

Posted on April 2, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


As we navigate these uncharted waters, I will continue to provide you with additional resources for businesses and residents.

Paycheck Protection Program

The Paycheck Protection Program is a federal program to provide forgivable loans. Banks will begin accepting applications on Friday, April 3rd. The program is administered by the US Department of Treasury. For more information you can click here.

This program is aimed specifically at small businesses with 500 or fewer employees. This includes eligible

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Rep. Carpino Offers Additional Solutions for State COVID-19 Response

Posted on March 31, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon


HARTFORD – State Rep. Christie Carpino (Cromwell/Portland) drafted a letter to Gov. Lamont offering several solutions to assist Cromwell and Portland businesses and residents in the response to the COVID-19 outbreak. These proposals include better protection for our first responders and healthcare workers on the front line, a reduction on property tax payment penalties, and forgiveness for companies facing high unemployment insurance rates as they struggle to reopen.

Rep. Carpino has been assisting

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