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Weston, CT California - Covid Updates 05 27 2022 27 May 2022 ( news )
Weston, CT , state California ( By Press Release office)
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Hello Weston . First Selectwoman Sam Nestor here with an important Covid update
Covid numbers continue to rise , the total number of reported cases in Weston went from
1 , 572
1 , 629
an increase of 57 new cases this past week
. However with the increase in home testing , the actual number is potentially much higher . There has been an increase in hospitalizations due to Covid , a clear sign that the situation continues to be of concern . While people need to make their own decisions about masking in public , it is important to be aware of an increase in Covid cases .
As of February 28 , 2022 masks are optional in all municipal buildings . Please see here for the notice
https://www . westonct . gov/home/showpublisheddocument/7243/637812935570395611
Along with this change all Municipal Properties are open to regular business . Appointments are no longer necessary; however we will still require social distancing in our buildings .
Please note: Masks may still be required in other locations outside the municipal authority , including healthcare facilities , facilities housing vulnerable populations , public and private transit , and correctional facilities .
See here for the current COVID 19 Dashboard from the Schools –note that items in this COVID dashboard may not have shown up in the state recorded numbers . Data is updated regularly .
https://docs . google . com/spreadsheets/d/1x9nswxZtZmRbMZwZXFnZeHNG1NR7v3Adgogl5pOtSF8/edit#gid=0
With Gratitude ,
First Selectwoman Samantha Nestor
To find vaccines , Test to Treat locations , and order free tests visit:
www . covid . gov
Covid testing sites can be found here:
https://www . hhs . gov/
coronavirus/community - based -
testing - sites/index . html
If you are on Medicare , you are entitled to 8 free tests each month . Bring your Medicare card to most pharmacies and each month to receive up to 8 home tests .
We will continue to work with our Aspetuck Health District and share information and as it becomes available to us , see their website for more information
http://wwhd . org
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