Beginning Nov. 20, 2023, every U.S. household can again place an order to receive four more free COVID-19 rapid tests delivered to their home by visiting If you did not order tests this fall, you may place two orders for a total of eight tests. Additionally, before you discard any “expired” test kits you have, please check here to see if the expiration dates of your COVID-19 tests have been extended.

The Connecticut Department of Public Health assisted the Siting Council in developing Best Management Practices (BMPs) that minimize potential exposures to Electromagnetic Fields (EMF) associated with new line construction, following the guidelines established in California.  Connecticut is the first state to adopt California-style BMPs.