Danbury reported 52 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday. The number of cases appear to once again be on a decline, from a second peak in mid-December. But City health officials called on people not to become complacent and to take preventative measures.
Since last Thursday, there have been 38 new, confirmed cases of COVID-19 in New Fairfield. First Selectman Pat Del Monaco says there are currently 82 active cases in Town. The infection rate is currently 65 cases per 100,000 people, well into the state's "red zone" designation threshold.
New Milford has recorded 55 new COVID-19 cases since Friday. Litchfield County hospitalizations only rose by 1 from Friday. Mayor Pete Bass urged residents who are elderly or have an underlying condition to only go out when necessary.