June 24, 2022: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has listed Fairfield, Hartford, New London, Middlesex, Tolland, and Windham Counties in Low/Green the as part of its COVID-19 Community Levels Map. Only Litchfield, Middlesex and New Haven County are listed in the Medium/Yellow category. Residents who live in the Medium /Yellow counties who are at a high risk for severe illness, should talk to their health care provider about whether to wear a mask and take other precautions. These residents should stay up to date with their COVID-19 vaccines and get tested if they have symptoms. Visit the CDC COVID-19 Community Levels Map for updates.

2017 Watershed Inspection Training

The Connecticut Department of Public Health, Drinking Water Section (DWS) & The Metropolitan District Commission (MDC) hosted a Certificate Watershed Inspector Training on September 19, 2017 at the MDC’s Training center.  The training provided public water system staff responsible for inspecting properties in drinking water watersheds and certified operators information to identify risks to their water supplies and provide them with tools to address potential risks.

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