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Update: March 29 6:15 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

Posted on March 29, 2020 by admin


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Friends and Neighbors,

Governor Lamont today announced his request for a presidential major disaster declaration in response to the pandemic has been approved and the state will receive federal reimbursement for up to 75% of state costs associated with the response to the virus. The governor also announced the state placed an order for 100 ventilators from Bio-Med Devices in Guilford.

His office also updated statistics regarding diagnosed cases of coronavirus.

Major disaster declaration approved

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CDC Issues Domestic Travel Advisory for NY, NJ and CT

Posted on March 29, 2020 by admin


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The CDC urges residents of New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut to refrain from non-essential domestic travel for 14 days effective immediately.

This Domestic Travel Advisory does not apply to employees of critical infrastructure industries, including but not limited to trucking, public health professionals, financial services, and food supply.  These employees of critical infrastructure, as defined by the Department of Homeland Security (https://www.cisa.gov/publication/guidance-essential-critical-infrastructure-workforceexternal

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Update: March 28 8:15 p.m. – State Response to Coronavirus

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Governor Lamont this evening announced another Executive Order – Executive Order 7P.

Executive Order 7P authorizes state commissioners to provide housing to promote safe social distancing for workers who may be exposed to the virus due to their job or current housing situation.

Executive Order 7P:

Authorization to Provide for Non-Congregant Housing for Persons at Risk. The Commissioner of Public Health, Secretary of the Office of Policy and Management, and commissioners of Emergency Services and

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