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3/2/2020 - Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

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Please click here for continually updated Coronavirus information from the CDC.
Please click here for regular updates of confirmed cases in CT/Darien (last updated 3/31/20)

Resolution on Parks & Beaches Closed to Vehicular Traffic 3/29/20  
CDC Domestic Travel Advisory for NY, NJ and CT 3/28/20 
Resolution on Plastic Bags 
by order of First Selectman Jayme Stevenson 3/25/20
Open Food Options 
in Darien as of 3/31/20
Call Centers/Test Sites (3/24/20) (
for changes or additional information check the Health Department's web page)
Press Release 
from First Selectman Jayme Stevenson regarding Town Hall Closure to Public 3/20/20  
Press Release 
on Darien Testing Site 3/20/20
Press Release 
from the Department of Public Works 3/20/20
Press Release
from First Selectman Jayme Stevenson regarding Salons 3/19/20
Press Release COVID-19 testing cancellation  3/18/20
Press Release from Eversource 3/17/20 
Press Release 
from SBA regarding Capital Loans 3/17/20
Declaration of Local State of Emergency 3/16/20
Code Red message from First Selectman Jayme Stevenson 3/16/20
Press Release from First Selectman Jayme Stevenson 3/16/20 (2:00 PM)
Press Release from First Selectman Jayme Stevenson 3/14/20
Press Release regarding Town Hall- from First Selectman, Jayme Stevenson 3/13/20
Press Release regarding the Darien Senior Programs at Mather Center 3/13/20
Press Release from First Selectman, Jayme Stevenson; Superintendent of Schools, Dr Alan Addley; Chairman of the Board of Education, Tara Ochman; Director of Darien's Health Department, David Knauf and Supervisor of Nursing for Darien Schools, Alicia Casucci 3/10/20
Press Release   from First Selectman, Jayme Stevenson 3/7/20 

  • Town Hall is open to the public on a limited basis. Residents are encouraged to conduct business online. Please check the tabs: Online Services, How Do I?, and go to individual departments (additional online opportunities have been added). You may also contact departments by phone or email. 
  • Announcing the launch of a 2-1-1 infoline and texting for COVID-19 questions from the general public. The CT Department of Public Health is working closely with United Way 2-1-1 to update scripts, as they identify new questions or trends for rumor control. Click here for information about the new 2-1-1 infoline.

  • For information on what to do if you or a family member becomes sick with COVID-19 click here.

Resources for Parents:

Talking to Kids about the Coronavirus: click here.
Kids Around The World Are Reading NPR's Coronavirus Comic: click here.

For updates from the Darien Health Department click here.