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Team Sports on Pause, Masks Required in Gyms

Posted on November 24, 2020


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I want to share with you that Governor Lamont recently placed a “pause” on team sports through January 19, 2021. As part of this order, masks are now required in Gyms and Fitness Centers, no exceptions.
The Pause affects all sporting activities except for Collegiate and Professional. Teams are defined as a group of more than 4 people jointly engaged in an organized or recreational athletic activity on a court, field, etc.)

What is allowed during Team Sports on Pause:

Veterans Stand Down September 24-25

Posted on September 22, 2020


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Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, The Department of Veterans Affairs will be holding the 2020 Veterans Stand Down virtually on Thursday, September 24th and Friday, September 25th.

This two-day event provides Connecticut’s Veterans with a wide variety of programs and services offered by State and Federal agencies, Veterans Organizations and Community Based Non-profits.

Thursday’s 9:00 a.m. virtual kickoff ceremony will be held at the DVA Rocky Hill Campus broadcast via social media. Following the ceremony,

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Rep. Pavalock-D’Amato Joins House Republicans in Letter to Governor Urging Fall Sports to Continue

Posted on September 8, 2020


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State Representative Cara Pavalock-D’Amato and the House Republican Caucus sent the following letter to Governor Lamont’s office urging fall sports to continue in Connecticut.

 

Connecticut State Department of Education: COVID-19 Resources

Posted on September 8, 2020


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Below is a listing of resources that are available on the Connecticut State Department of Education website.

Links to the Reopen Guidance Document and Addendums:

Addendum 11 Interim Guidance for the Use of Face Coverings in Schools during COVID-19

Adapt, Advance, Achieve: Connecticut’s Plan to Learn and Grow Together

Adaptar, Avanzar, Alcanzar: El Plan de Connecticut para Aprender y Crecer Juntos

Addendum 1 Temporarily Opting into Voluntary Remote Learning Due to COVID-19

Addendum 2 COVID Guidance

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Upcoming Eversource Hearing: August 27th

Posted on August 26, 2020


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I want to inform you of the upcoming hearing regarding Eversource’s rate increases and their response to Tropical Storm Isaias.

The legislature’s Energy and Technology Committee will host an informational hearing via zoom on August 27, 2020 at 10:30 a.m.

This hearing is expected to cover a far-ranging set of issues, from the role of state utility regulators and the process of setting rates, to utility staffing levels and how the companies communicate with customers and municipalities during outages.

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