Coronavirus (COVID-19) Greenwich CT

This page is intended to provide information on the coronavirus disease 2019 (abbreviated “COVID-19”) and how it is impacting our community. Conditions and information regarding COVID-19 are constantly evolving and we will update this page as often as possible - so please check back frequently or sign-up to receive COVID-19 related updates. There is a lot of misinformation being spread about COVID-19, so please consider the sources of information. Below, we have a listed of trusted and dependable resources for COVID-19 information. 

It can be challenging, but the most important action we can take during a situation like this is to remain calm, treat people with kindness, and follow these basic steps to prevent COVID-19.

OPERATING STATUS
Town services are operating in a limited capacity. Email the department to see if your service can be completed online, via telephone, or by mail. If you need a Town service, please first visit the Department’s webpage for specific information. Please check individual department webpages as many have been updated with specific information about their services.

Facility/ServiceStatus
Notes
Athletic Fields (P&R)
OPEN
Subject to these rules (Permit Required)
Animal Control DivisionBY APPOINTMENT ONLYCall (203) 622-8299
Bendheim Western Greenwich Civic CenterCLOSED
Binney ParkLIMITED OPENUse of walking paths only. The fields, playgrounds, parking lots and restrooms at those facilities are NOT open.
Bruce MuseumLIMITED OPENMore info - Admission by advance reservation.
Bruce ParkLIMITED OPENUse of walking paths only. The fields, playgrounds, parking lots and restrooms at those facilities are NOT open.
Byram ParkOPENSubject to these rules
Cos Cob ParkOPENSubject to these rules
Eastern Greenwich Civic CenterCLOSED
Fire Department Child Safety Seat InstallationsBY APPOINTMENT ONLYCall Bob Roth at 203-622-3954 for an appointment.
Fire Department HQ (NO STATION TOURS)BY APPOINTMENT ONLYCall (203) 622-3950 to make an appointment.
Grass Island Waste Water Treatment PlantCLOSEDPermitted septage haulers may continue to access the facility.
Great Captains Island
OPEN
Subject to these rules
Greenwich Public Library & BranchesLIMITED SERVICESStaff are working and available by phone & email. Digital lending & no-contact pick up available.
Greenwich PointOPENSubject to these rules
Griffith E Harris Golf CourseLIMITED OPENClick Here for more info
Holly Hill Transfer StationOPENFollow new traffic patterns and social distancing guidelines. Please come during the week if possible.
Island Beach
OPEN
Subject to these rules
Nathaniel WitherellCLOSED TO VISITORS
Parking Meters & LotsENFORCEMENT RESUMEDAll parking fees, meters, and rules are in effect.
Perrot Memorial LibraryLIMITED SERVICESMore info - Digital lending & no-contact pick up
Public SchoolsCLOSEDGPS COVID-19 Updates
Skate ParkOPENSubject to these rules - Purchase tickets in advance online
Senior CenterCLOSEDStaff are working and available by phone & email.
Tennis CourtsOPENSubject to these rules - preregistration is required
Town HallBY APPOINTMENT ONLYMust schedule an appointment with the department you plan to meet with. No walk-ins allowed and a face mask is required to enter the building. Website and email are the preferred methods of communication during this time. Due to high call and email volumes, and modified staffing operations, please allow for additional time in our responses.
Town MarinasOPEN Subject to these rules

Please consider Town parks and beaches closed unless noted in the table above. Closures include basketball courts, playgrounds, ball fields, school grounds, and open spaces. Bathrooms at all recreational facilities are closed.


The Town’s Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is OPEN and operating under a PARTIAL ACTIVATION.


MANY TOWN SERVICES ARE AVAILABLE ONLINE (VIDEO)

  1. Town of Greenwich COVID-19 Update (7/10/20)

    As Tropical Storm Fay moves through the region tonight and tomorrow, First Selectman Fred Camillo shares some helpful tips on how to deal with the storm and its aftermath. Read on...
  2. July 1, 2020 Update on COVID-19 in Greenwich

    Update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on the Town’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 836 Greenwich residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Parking enforcement to resume July 6. Read on...
  3. Town of Greenwich COVID-19 Update (5/27/20)

    May 27 update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on the Town’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. 795 Greenwich residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Announcements regarding tennis courts & The Griff. Read on...
  4. Town of Greenwich COVID-19 Update (5/22/20)

    May 22 update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on the Town’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the needs of our residents. 774 Greenwich residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Limited Reopening of Beach Concessions & Skate Park. Read on...
  5. Town of Greenwich COVID-19 Update (5/20/20)

    May 20 update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on the Town’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Announcements regarding Town Hall, local businesses, skate park, parking meters & fees, the Griff, and more. Read on...
  6. Town of Greenwich COVID-19 Update (5/18/20)

    May 18 update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on the Town’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the needs of our residents. 751 Greenwich residents have tested positive for COVID-19. Read on...
  7. Town of Greenwich COVID-19 Update (5/15/20)

    May 15 update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on the Town’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the needs of our residents. Fourth of July fireworks have been cancelled. Read on...
  8. Town of Greenwich COVID-19 Update (5/13/20)

    May 13 update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on the Town’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the needs of our residents. Tennis courts will be open for singles-only play May 15. Read on...
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What You Should Know

Symptoms of the Coronavirus (CDC)
Steps to Prevent Illness (CDC)
What To Do When Sick (CDC)
Older People & People with Chronic Diseases at Higher Risk (CDC) 
Common Questions (CDC)
What is Social Distancing and Why Should I Do It?
Preparing for Hurricanes During the COVID-19 Pandemic (CDC)
Going to a Public Disaster Shelter During the COVID-19 Pandemic (CDC)

Key Contacts & Agencies

Agency Name/ServiceContact Information
Greenwich Department of Public Health
*Multiple phone lines are being staffed due to high call volume
203-622-7865; 203-622-7703; 203-622-7614; 203-622-7842; 203-622-7836
CT 211 (CT Information Line)Dial 2-1-1
CDC COVID-19 Information Pagehttps://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/
CT State Government Coronavirus Information Pagehttps://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus
Essential Small Business Mask Needs Form - State of CT
https://www.ctcovidresponse.org/request-masks-for-ct-small-business
What’s Open in Connecticut?
https://portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus
https://business.ct.gov/Recovery


Reporting Non-Emergency COVID-19 Activity Concerns

If you are concerned about an activity or an organization not following guidelines issued through COVID-19 related Executive Orders and emergency declarations, please call the Greenwich Police Department’s non-emergency phone number at 203-622-8004. Please save 9-1-1 for real emergency situations. Do not hesitate to call 9-1-1 if you are experiencing an emergency.


Additional Resources



Census 2020: Stay at Home and Be Counted

Please take a few moments to complete the 2020 Census. Fill out the Census at https://my2020census.gov/.

Census responses are ESSENTIAL - results determine levels of federal funding and representation in Congress for the next decade. Participation by all people living in Greenwich will help ensure that Greenwich receives its share of federal funding, and is accurately represented in Congress and in Hartford. Text/email five friends and ask them to take the Census too!


Sign-up for COVID-19 Related Updates

To get notified about Coronavirus updates or when a notice or press release is uploaded, please follow this link: https://www.greenwichct.gov/list.aspx?Mode=Subscribe#newsFlash. Click the email icon next to "Coronavirus Updates and Information" and follow directions. 


If you have any questions, please contact the Office of the First Selectman by email or by phone at 203-622-7710.