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Update: May 19 9:00 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on May 20, 2020 by admin


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Friends and Neighbors,

In press releases and during his nightly press briefing, Governor Lamont announced updated virus totals and other measures regarding the Covid-19 pandemic. He also ordered state flags that were lowered in recognition of those who perished or are affected by Covid-19 to be returned to full staff on Tuesday evening.

To watch the full video of the governor’s afternoon press conference, please click here:

More information and the governor’s full press release can be read here:

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Update: May 18 9:30 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on May 19, 2020 by admin


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Friends and Neighbors,

In press releases and during his nightly press briefing, Governor Lamont announced Executive Order 7PP.

He also announced the Reopen CT Advisory Group will hold a roundtable discussion tomorrow afternoon at 2 p.m. The public is encouraged to ask questions via email at: reopen@ct.gov

Governor Lamont rolled back his earlier decision regarding hair salons and barbershops and removed them from Phase 1 of the reopening plan scheduled to begin on Wednesday. He said they would be

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Update: May 18 9:30 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on May 19, 2020 by admin


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Friends and Neighbors,

In press releases and during his nightly press briefing, Governor Lamont announced Executive Order 7PP.

He also announced the Reopen CT Advisory Group will hold a roundtable discussion tomorrow afternoon at 2 p.m. The public is encouraged to ask questions via email at: reopen@ct.gov

Governor Lamont rolled back his earlier decision regarding hair salons and barbershops and removed them from Phase 1 of the reopening plan scheduled to begin on Wednesday. He said they would be

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Update: May 17 6:30 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on May 17, 2020 by admin


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Friends and Neighbors,

In a press release, Governor Lamont announced updated virus totals regarding the Covid-19 pandemic.

As of 4:00 p.m. tonight – Sunday, May 17th – the state is reporting a total of 37419 cases of Coronavirus. Updated virus totals and Town-by-Town statistics can be accessed here: https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus

The total statewide number of COVID-19 associated fatalities is 3408.

*For public health surveillance, COVID-19-associated deaths include persons who tested positive

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Update: May 16 6:00 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on May 16, 2020 by admin


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State partners with UnitedHealth Group, United Way 211, and DoorDash to pilot a free meal delivery service for higher risk populations

The State of Connecticut is partnering with UnitedHealth Group, United Way 211, and DoorDash to pilot a free meal delivery service for higher risk populations, which is beginning in the Greater Hartford area. Individuals, many of whom are homebound seniors located in Hartford, Bloomfield, Wethersfield, and surrounding areas, were identified

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Update: May 15 10:00 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on May 16, 2020 by admin


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Friends and Neighbors,

In press releases and during his daily press briefing, Governor Lamont announced donated laptops for certain school districts have arrived ahead of schedule, and the state will also be distributing 50,000 infrared thermometers it has secured for small businesses, nonprofits, and places of worship.

To watch the full video of the governor’s afternoon press conference, please click here:

More information and the governor’s full press release can be read here: https://portal.ct.gov/Office-of-the-Governor/News/Press-Releases/2020/05-2020/Governor-Lamont-Coronavirus-Update-May-15

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Update: May 14 8:15 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on May 15, 2020 by admin


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Friends and Neighbors,

In press release and during his nightly press briefing, Governor Lamont announced Executive Order 7OO which provides modified procedures for local appointments and elections requiring an in-person vote.

To watch the full video of the governor’s afternoon press conference, please click here:


More information and the governor’s full press release can be read here: https://portal.ct.gov/Office-of-the-Governor/News/Press-Releases/2020/05-2020/Governor-Lamont-Coronavirus-Update-May-14

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DECD requires businesses self-certify before opening on May 20

Posted on May 14, 2020 by admin


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The Department of Economic and Community Development’s (DECD) Sector Rules and Certification for May 20th Reopen includes a Self-Certification Process for businesses that plan to open on that date.

According to the DECD website, … all businesses subject to these guidelines are required to self-certify prior to opening May 20th. The certification system can be accessed here.

When the process is complete, businesses will be provided with signage and a badge that can be voluntarily posted at the

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Update: May 13 9:00 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on May 14, 2020 by admin


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Friends and Neighbors,

In press release and during his nightly press briefing, Governor Lamont announced Executive Order 7NN which waives certain vote and meeting requirements, authorizes relief fund money to be sent to nursing homes and Covid recovery facilities and extends the sunset of the plastic bag tax.

To watch the full video of the governor’s afternoon press conference, please click here:


More information and the governor’s full press release can be read here: https://portal.ct.gov/Office-of-the-Governor/News/Press-Releases/2020/05-2020/Governor-Lamont-Coronavirus-Update-May-13

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National Police Week – May 10-16

Posted on May 13, 2020 by admin


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It’s National Police Week and a great time to thank the brave women and men who wear the badge and serve our community, especially during this trying time.

The National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial Fund is holding an online, virtual candle lighting ceremony to honor the sacrifices made by our brave officers.

The vigil will take place on Wednesday night, May 13th, at 8 p.m.

To read more about the founding and history of Police Week,

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