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Danbury's COVID-19 test positivity rate has held relatively steady since the last reporting period and is at 1.8 percent.  76 cases have been reported to the state between October 3rd and 16th.  That's 6.4 cases per 100,000 population. 

New Milford has moved up into the Red Zone when it comes to the state Department of Public Health's levels of COVID-19 community spread with 16.5 cases per 100,000 population.

Newtown remains in the Orange Zone for having between 10 and 14 cases per 100.000.  There were 45 cases reported in the last two weeks.  Redding moved up to Orange from Yellow, with 13.3 cases per 100,000.  Ridgefield dropped down into the yellow zone with 8 cases per 100,000. 

Bethel, Brookfield, Danbury, New Fairfield, and Wilton are all in the Yellow zone with 5 to 9 cases per 100-thousand.  Sherman, Kent and the Region 12 towns are in the grey zone, for having fewer than 5 cases over the last two weeks reported. 

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