Danbury City officials are asking organizations to postpone or cancel events with more than 100 people expected to attend as a precaution to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Anyone hosting a large gathering should follow CDC recommendations on how to keep participants safe. Danbury's St. Patrick's Day Parade and flag raising have been cancelled. The Danbury Volunteer Fireman's Ball scheduled for this Saturday night is postponed to April 18th.
Officials continue to discuss how to continue providing City services that the community relies on if or when there's a rise in positive test results.
A number of previously scheduled campus events at West Conn have been postponed or canceled as a precaution to prevent the spread of coronavirus. The community is encouraged to look at the online calendar before coming to campus for an event.
Connecticut residents can now send a text message to get the latest information form the state about Coronavirus, in either English or Spanish. Residents can text “CTCOVID” to 898211 to get questions answered. People can also call 2-1-1 for information.