State of Emergency Declaration

In response to rising levels of COVID 19,  Governor Ned Lamont issued Executive Order 13A on August 6, 2021,  providing municipal leaders the option of requiring masks in indoor public spaces within their respective communities regardless of vaccination status.  On August 18, 2021, Ledge Light Health District strongly recommended the use of face coverings in public indoor spaces.  Based on these recommendations, Mayor Hedrick has issued a State of Emergency Declaration requiring the use of face masks / face coverings in all public spaces and private indoor businesses regardless of vaccination status, effective August 23, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.  The City of Groton will continue to monitor the situation.

State of Emergency Declaration

Groton