Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The latest news from the City of West Haven on a respiratory illness from a virus that originated in China.

CORONAVIRUS QUESTIONS? Do you feel sick and/or have questions about medical care or testing? Contact your doctor.

RESIDENTS AND BUSINESS OWNERS: For the latest information, resources and guidance on the new coronavirus disease, called COVID-19, click on the following links:

ANNOUNCEMENT: Statement From Health Director Maureen B. Lillis on the Suspension of Garage/Estate Sales
ANNOUNCEMENT: Rape Crisis Center of Milford Hotline (203-878-1212)
ANNOUNCEMENT: Reminder From the Department of Public Health for Connecticut-Licensed Barbers and Hairdressers
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on Safe Lodging, Liquor Delivery and Other Measures
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on Safe Stores and Relief for Policyholders, Taxpayers, Tenants
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on Curbside Liquor Pickup
ANNOUNCEMENT: Guidelines From Health Director Maureen B. Lillis on the Disposal of Used Masks and Gloves
ANNOUNCEMENT: Guidelines From Health Director Maureen B. Lillis for Child Care Safety
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on the Restriction of Social Gatherings to 5 People or Fewer
ANNOUNCEMENT: Statement From Mayor Nancy R. Rossi on the First Coronavirus Death in West Haven
NEWS RELEASE: City Hall Closed for Business on Fridays Until Further Notice
ANNOUNCEMENT: Yale New Haven Health COVID-19 Call Center
ANNOUNCEMENT: Connecticut Children’s Coronavirus Information Center & Pediatric COVID-19 Hotline (833-226-2362)
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on Workplace Restrictions for Nonessential Businesses
ANNOUNCEMENT: 2-1-1 Connecticut Information and Resources for COVID-19
ANNOUNCEMENT: Tips for Caregivers, Parents and Teachers During an Infectious Disease Outbreak
ANNOUNCEMENT: Tips for Social Distancing, Quarantine and Isolation During an Infectious Disease Outbreak
ANNOUNCEMENT: Coping With Stress During an Infectious Disease Outbreak
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on the Closing of Barbershops, Hair Salons, Tattoo Parlors
ANNOUNCEMENT: Information & Assistance for Businesses/Employers From State Rep. Dorinda Borer
ANNOUNCEMENT: Statement and Tips From Health Director Maureen B. Lillis on COVID-19
NEWS RELEASE: West Haven Resident Tests Positive for COVID-19
ANNOUNCEMENT: Department of Public Works Temporarily Suspends Some City Services
NEWS RELEASE: United Illuminating, Southern Connecticut Gas Suspending Fees, Waiving Deposits
ANNOUNCEMENT: Guidelines From Health Director Maureen B. Lillis for Food Takeout and Delivery Services
ANNOUNCEMENT: CT Department of Public Health Guidance for Salon Owners
ANNOUNCEMENT: CT Department of Public Health Guidance for Funeral Directors and Embalmers
ANNOUNCEMENT: CT Department of Public Health Guidance for Dental Providers
ANNOUNCEMENT: Update From Superintendent Neil C. Cavallaro on the Shutdown of West Haven Public Schools
ANNOUNCEMENT: Emergency Order From Mayor Nancy R. Rossi in Response to COVID-19
ANNOUNCEMENT: Preventive Measures for West Haven Food Service Owners
ANNOUNCEMENT: CDC Guidance for Mass Gatherings or Large Community Events
ANNOUNCEMENT: Statement From Gov. Ned Lamont on the Closing of Restaurants, Bars, Gyms, Fitness Centers
NEWS RELEASE: City Buildings, Departments Closed to the Public for 2 Weeks 
ANNOUNCEMENT: West Haven Library Digital Library Available
ANNOUNCEMENT: West Haven Public Schools Closed From March 16-27
ANNOUNCEMENT: West Haven Library Closed Indefinitely
NEWS RELEASE: St. Patrick’s Day Party, Mohegan Sun Trip Canceled
NEWS RELEASE: Allingtown/West Haven Senior Center Closed for 2 Weeks

CT Department of Public Health Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19): https://portal.ct.gov/coronavirus

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

Information for Travelers:

Information for Health Care Providers: 

Resources for K-12 Schools and Child Care Programs:

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