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Local News for Canton, Connecticut

Scam Alert03/27/2020

Scam Alert

The Canton Police Department reminds residents to be wary of any person, organization or group claiming to represent police agencies and/or associations and who seek monetary donations.  While the Canton Police is appreciative of those who voluntarily donate to this department, we do not solicit monetary donations. Also, we do not authorize any other person READ MORE.

Online Resources for Businesses Regarding COVID-19

  Important Summary of Resources and Information for Businesses   ·       DECD’s COVID-19 Business Emergency Response Unit ·       US Small Business Administration disaster-relief loans ·       Tax Filing Extensions ·       Unemployment Assistance ·       Business Interruption Insurance ·       Supply Chain Continuity ·       Guidance regarding medical leave costs for small and medium business Found at the following: READ MORE.
Town of Canton: Taking care of our ...03/25/2020

Town of Canton: Taking care of our …

Taking care of our Seniors! The van is fully loaded! Members of the Senior & Social Services staff are wearing gloves and a mask when they deliver food & the “care baggies” filled with paper products, cleaning products and a “stay busy activity packet.” Read the article on READ MORE.

Emergency Declaration

“To put the Town of Canton on the best possible footing with respect to COVID-19, I have declared a local state of emergency. This step enables us to purchase supplies and services needed to serve our citizens in the days to come. The declaration will assist the Town in receiving FEMA reimbursement and give the READ MORE.

Coping with Town Hall Disruptions

 We are all feeling the disruptions caused by preparations for the COVID-19 pandemic. Measures put in place by state and federal officials are meant to keep as many people as possible at home and away from other individuals. Our local communities and municipalities are working diligently to ensure that essential services continue to be delivered READ MORE.
Town of Canton: The Town of Canton ...03/25/2020

Town of Canton: The Town of Canton …

The Town of Canton and the Canton Emergency First Responders want to thank Larsen Ace Hardware, 220 Albany Tnpk, for the generous supply of N-95 masks they provided to us. They will be instrumental in our collective and ongoing effort to serve the town of Canton during this time. Read the article on READ MORE.

Fishing Season Opened Early

Fishing Season Opened Early in Public Waters to Encourage Social Distancing On March 24, 2020, Governor Ned Lamont issued an Executive Order opening many lakes, ponds, rivers and streams to fishing statewide.  Opening the fishing season early helps to limit community spread of COVID-19, by eliminating the large crowds that often accompany the traditional Opening READ MORE.

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