New Milford like other municipalities in the Greater Danbury area has seen an uptick in COVID-19 cases. Over the weekend, New Milford had 10 new cases reported. It Litchfield County, 32 new cases were reported since Friday. A spike in COVID-19 related hospitalizations is being reported in Connecticut. Over the weekend an additional 34 people were hospitalized with coronavirus raising the inpatient total to 208. That is the highest number of people reported hospitalized in Connecticut since May 12, when the total was 222. The state’s total positive COVID-19 tests since the pandemic began is equivalent to about 10% of Connecticut's population.