Town of Burlington COVID-19 Update

Burlington is currently at Level RED per the Department of Public Health as are most towns in the State. As the COVID-19 spike continues, the Town's critical & essential services continue to operate efficiently. PPE levels are good and the COVID Continuity of Operations Team continues to monitor trends & impacts.

Public Health recommends limiting trips away from home & avoid gatherings with non-family members. DPH encourages COVID testing for all.

Let’s help each other… wash your hands, wear your mask and follow the guidance on social distancing. Stay safe & stay well

The Bristol-Burlington Health Department has developed a graph charts to show just Burlington's COVD-19 cases & deaths since February 8, 2020 to present.

As the Town of Burlington Officials continue to closely monitor the COVID-19 crisis, we would like to share the following link to CT Dept of Health for important daily updates.

Listed below are updates regarding Town Hall Operations:

Burlington's Food Pantry:

Continues to remain open by appointment to provide assistance to all of those in need.  Town Social Services Coordinator Gjyl Kozlu can be reached at (860) 550-5415 or by e-mail: socialservices@burlingtonct.us

Preferred donations to the Burlington Food Pantry during the COVID-19 pandemic can be in the form of gifts cards to supermarkets/big box retail or checks made payable to "Burlington Food & Fuel Bank" and should be mailed to Burlington Town Hall, 200 Spielman Highway, Burlington, CT 06013, Attention: First Selectman Ted Shafer or left in the green Drop Box by the front door of the Town Hall.

Town Hall:

TOWN HALL CONTINUES TO BE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC FOR SERVICES BUT THE DOORS REMAIN CLOSED.  BUSINESS IS CONDUCTED BY PHONE, EMAIL, APPOINTMENTS AND ONLINE. USE THE FOLLOWING TOWN HALL DIRECTORY TO REACH STAFF.

Parks and Recreation:

For information or questions, contact Parks and Recreation at 860-673-6789 ext 7 or go to their  web site myburlingtonrec.com 

Senior Center remains closed at this time.  Staff & volunteers continue to check on and assist our seniors daily.

Burlington Public Library Update:

“Contactless Curbside” pickup is available for library materials.  Please see the Library's website for more information (https://burlingtonctlibrary.org/)

General Information/ Resources...

Center for Disease Control and Prevention - Coronavirus www.cdc.gov

Connecticut Department of Public Health www.portal.ct.gov/Coronavirus

Bristol Burlington Health District www.bbhd.org

Contact Information:

For general questions call 2-1-1 for the Coronavirus Info Center or text "CTCOVID" to 898211. The 2-1-1 hotline is available 24 hours a day.

Take these everyday preventative actions...

Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap and water are not available, use alcohol-based hand sanitizer. 

Avoid touching your eyes nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.

Avoid close contact with people who are sick.

Stay home when you are sick.

Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then dispose of the tissue in the trash.

Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.

Avoid shaking hands; instead wave or just say hello.

Anyone experiencing symptoms is strongly urged to contact their medical provider.