Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

The latest news from the City of West Haven on the virus pandemic.

CORONAVIRUS-SPECIFIC COMPLAINTS: Please direct all coronavirus-specific complaints to the following email address: covid19@westhaven-ct.gov.

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: West Haven Temporarily Reverting to Phase 2 of Connecticut's Reopen Plan
ANNOUNCEMENT: How To Have a Safe and Fun Halloween
ANNOUNCEMENT: Get Tested for COVID-19 in the Savin Rock Conference Center Parking Lot
ANNOUNCEMENT: Update From Mayor Nancy R. Rossi on COVID-19
ANNOUNCEMENT: Halloween Guidance From the CT Department of Public Health
ANNOUNCEMENT: Save Your Breath: Vaping Increases Risk of COVID-19
ANNOUNCEMENT: COVID Act Now: Real-Time COVID Data and Risk Level for Your Community
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on the Enforcement of Masks, Gatherings and Issuance of Fines
ANNOUNCEMENT: Gov. Ned Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
ANNOUNCEMENT: Social Distancing Practices Chart From the National Park Service
ANNOUNCEMENT: COVID-19 Safety and Social Distancing Graphics From the National Park Service
NEWS RELEASE: City Hall Reopening to the Public With Restrictions Aug. 5
NEWS RELEASE: West Haven Reopening COVID-19 Testing Site on Green
ANNOUNCEMENT: Food Service License Renewal Extended for West Haven Food Establishment Owners
ANNOUNCEMENT: Travel Advisory From Gov. Ned Lamont for Visitors to Connecticut
ANNOUNCEMENT: Latest Guidance From Reopen Connecticut for Face Coverings, Traveling, Gatherings and What’s Open
NEWS RELEASE: CT, NY, NJ Governors Announce 14-Day Quarantine for Visitors Coming From High-Infection States
ANNOUNCEMENT: CT DECD Small Business Reopening Resource Guide to Help Business Owners Obtain PPE
NEWS RELEASE: West Haven Reopening Recreational Venues June 17
ANNOUNCEMENT: Free Yale Law School Webinars for Small Businesses Facing Legal Challenges Due To COVID-19
ANNOUNCEMENT: West Haven COVID-19 Data
ANNOUNCEMENT: Reopen Connecticut Sector Rules From Gov. Ned Lamont Starting June 17
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on the Reopening of Barbershops, Hair Salons
ANNOUNCEMENT: West Haven Health Department Contact Tracing for COVID-19
ANNOUNCEMENT: Latest Guidance From Gov. Ned Lamont for Social, Recreational and Religious Gatherings
ANNOUNCEMENT: Guidance for Child Care From the CT Office of Early Childhood
ANNOUNCEMENT: How To Make a Bandana Face Covering (No Sew Method)
ANNOUNCEMENT: How To Make a Quick Cut T-Shirt Face Covering (No Sew Method)
ANNOUNCEMENT: Reopen Connecticut Online Complaint Form
ANNOUNCEMENT: DPH Best Practices for Dental Offices Considering Expanding Operations Beyond Emergency Care
NEWS RELEASE: Connecticut, Rhode Island Governors to Align Hair Salon, Barbershop Reopenings in Early June
ANNOUNCEMENT: American Red Cross Connecticut Virtual Family Assistance Center: Integrated Condolence Care Program 
NEWS RELEASE: Gov. Ned Lamont Announces Distribution of Infrared Thermometers to Eligible Small Businesses, Nonprofits
NEWS RELEASE: West Haven Shoreline Reopening With Restrictions May 22
ANNOUNCEMENT: Self-Certify Your Business at the Connecticut Business Reopening and Recovery Center
NEWS RELEASE: City Promotes Outdoor Dining as Lamont Lifts Restrictions
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont Expediting Approval and Permitting Expanded Outdoor Dining
ANNOUNCEMENT: Reopen Connecticut Sector Rules From Gov. Ned Lamont for Restaurants (Outdoor Only) Starting May 20
ANNOUNCEMENT: Reopen Connecticut Sector Rules From Gov. Ned Lamont for Hair Salons & Barbershops Starting May 20
ANNOUNCEMENT: CDC/EPA Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidance
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont Authorizing Pharmacists to Order COVID-19 Tests
ANNOUNCEMENT: COVID-19 Testing Sites in Connecticut
NEWS RELEASE: West Haven Participates in Low Interest Rate Program
NEWS RELEASE: Memorial Day Parade, Veterans Walk of Honor Event Moved
NEWS RELEASE: West Haven Fireworks Canceled
NEWS RELEASE: Gov. Ned Lamont Encourages Residents to Use the ‘How We Feel’ App to Improve COVID-19 Response
ANNOUNCEMENT: Safe Workplace Rules for Essential Employers From the CT Department of Public Health
ANNOUNCEMENT: Executive Order From Gov. Ned Lamont on the Use of Face Masks or Cloth Face Coverings
ANNOUNCEMENT: Energy Savings Tips for Your Home, Energy Bill Assistance and Solar for All
ANNOUNCEMENT: FDA Best Practices for Retail Food Stores, Restaurants and Food Pickup/Delivery Services
ANNOUNCEMENT: FDA Best Practices Summary for Retail Food Stores, Restaurants and Food Pickup/Delivery Services
ANNOUNCEMENT: Extension of Closures, Distancing and Safety Measures Through May 20
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 CT 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 for 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: Guidance for Salon Owners From the CT Department of Public Health
ANNOUNCEMENT: Guidance for Funeral Directors and Embalmers From the CT Department of Public Health
ANNOUNCEMENT: Guidance for Dental Providers From the CT Department of Public Health
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
NEWS RELEASE: West Haven St. Patrick’s Day Celebration Postponed
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

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:

Information for Food Establishments: