COVID-19 for Municipalities

Voting & Elections

Procedures for Local Appointments and Elections requiring in Person Voting

Secretary of State Voting Plan

HR & Operations

 DECD Rules for Essential Employers

Continuity of Operations During COVID-19

Family First Coronavirus Response Act

Sample Declaration of Local State Resolution Emergency For Towns

Suspension and Modification of Tax Deadlines and Collection Efforts

Summary of Requirements for On-line Public meetings:

1) the public has the ability to view or listen to each meeting or proceeding in real time, by telephone, video, or other technology;

2) the meeting or proceeding is recorded or transcribed, posted within 7 days

3) the required notice and agenda for each meeting or proceeding is posted on the agency’s website and includes information about how the meeting will be conducted and how the public can access it;

4) any materials relevant to matters on the agenda will be posted to the agency’s website (including exhibits, if feasible)

5) all speakers shall clearly state their name and title before speaking every time they speak

On-Line Public Meetings

CT-N Web Conference Best Practices for Hosts 5-20-20

CT-N Web Conference Best Practices for Virtual Meeting Participants 5-20-20

Guidance Memo for Online Public Meetings

Guidance Memo for Budget Adoption and Deadlines

Bids and Services

PPE RFQ Finalists

CRPC Bids and Services

State Vetted List of PPE Vendors – May 2020

Contracting Services

ezIQC Job Order Contracting Services for Public Safety alternations

IT Services

CRCOG’s IT Services Cooperative Assistance with Remote Work Plans


Other Existing Cooperative Resources (NIGP) COVID-19

Knowing is Better or Fuera Covid

CT COVID Test Toolkit English Guide

CT COVID Test Toolkit Spanish Guide


Connecticut Parks and Recreation

CT Beach and Swim Area Status Page

Parks Boat Launches Guidance-5-19-20

Animal Care

WSAVA-COVID 19 and Companion Animals

NACA-National Animal Care and Control Association

Best Practices

Best Practices Guidelines-Town/City

Best Practices Guidelines-General Administration

Transmittal Letter

Municipal Transmittal Letter


PPE Finalists

Draft – Breaking down municipal functions by department and by urgency (Excel file) Last updated 3-23

Work at Home Cybersecurity Suggestions


Vaccine Roll-Out and Eligibility: Please visit for the most recent information on phases of the vaccine roll-out and who is currently eligible to make a vaccine appointment.

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics: To view a statewide list and map of COVID-19 vaccine clinics, go to and enter your zip code or town in the location box on the right, and press the yellow search icon.


United Way COVID Requests Dashboard

CT COVID-19 Charity Connection

DPH COVID-19 Dashboard

Governor’s Executive Orders

Governor Lamont’s Executive Orders

ACIR- Executive Order Summaries for Municipalities, Updated 6-11-20

Guidance Document #8-EOs

Governor’s FAQ on State Actions Related to COVID-19

COVID-19 Executive Orders Affecting Business Labor and Housing

Testing Sites

Testing Sites

COVID-19 Testing Recommendations for the Use of Nucleic Acid Tests 6-16-20 

State Testing+FAQ 6-18-20

COVID Resources

GFOA-COVID-19 Resource Page

Remote Learning Resources

CCM’s Coronavirus Resoures

Ash Center’s COVID 19 Public Sector Resources

Coronavirus Crisis Response:Resources for your Community


CT Data Collaborative Connecticut COVID-19 Dashboard

CT Government Corona Virus Main Page

CDC Corona Virus Page

WHO Corona Virus Page

How our cities can re-open after the COVID-19 Pandemic

United Way Emergency Response

Link to UCONN’s COVID-19 Dashboard

CT DPH Vaccine Distribution Data:

COVID-19 Vaccinations in Connecticut:

COVID-19 Community Alert Infographic:

COVID-19 Community Alert Map (posted here at 4:00 pm on Thursdays):

Data Tracker webpage:

DPH Stay at Home Advisory:—2020/DPH-Issues-New-Public-Health-Advisory-for-All-CT-Residents-Amid-Rise-in-COVID-19-Cases

Latest guidance and Sector Rules:

Revised Sports Guidance:–Amateur-Sport-Activities-during-COVID-19-Pandemic

State Testing Locations:

Community Resources Page:

2-11 COVID-19 Resources Page:

State Department of Education Revised Addendum 4:

Instructions on using Everbridge Notification System:

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