Posted on October 22, 2020 by admin
The State recently approved the first 21 local health districts and departments – including Waterbury – that will receive a portion of $20 million in funding allocated as part of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Epidemiology and Laboratory Capacity Cooperative Agreement.
Under the agreement, the funding is intended to be used by local health districts and departments to:
Posted on October 21, 2020 by admin
The state is launching the Connecticut CARES Small Business Grant Program to assist small businesses and nonprofits impacted by the economic downturn caused by the global COVID-19 pandemic.
The program will provide businesses and nonprofits in Connecticut that have fewer than twenty employees or a 2019 payroll of less than $1.5 million with a one-time grant of $5,000.
Funding for the program will come from the state’s Coronavirus Relief Fund, which utilizes federal CARES Act funding. The $50 million…
Posted on October 20, 2020 by admin
Saturday, October 24th is National Drug Take Back Day. The Take Back Day is part of the DEA’s National Take Back Initiative to safely dispose of unwanted medications.
Collection sites are set up throughout the area, including:
Waterbury Police Department, 255 East Main St., Waterbury, CT
Wolcott Police Department, 225 Nichols Rd., Wolcott, CT
Naugatuck Police Department, 211 Spring St., Naugatuck CT
Cheshire Police Department, 500 highland Ave., Cheshire, CT