COVID-19 – Use of Town Parks

Important message from Edward P Bailey, First Selectman In accordance with orders from our Director of Health, all activities at Middlefield’s parks are limited to walking, use of the walking paths, and dog run at the Dog Park.  Maintain SOCIAL DISTANCING at all times.  Please be safe and stay healthy.  The Middlefield Park and Recreation Commission issued an Emergency Rule effective immediately concerning the closure of the basketball courts, skate park, the baseball fields, the soccer fields, and the playground.  TAKE NOTICE: This Emergency Rule subjects violators to a $90 fine for violations.   

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COVID-19 – People Needed to Sew Surgical Masks

Message from Edward Bailey, First Selectman: Middlesex Hospital is seeking homemade surgical mask covers from the public.   For those of you with sewing talents this is a great way to help our medical providers during this pandemic. Middlesex Hospital will supply the fabric.   Mask sewing instructions:   Fabric request form:   Middlesex Hospital – Donating Masks and Supplies

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Covid-19 – Guidance for Close Contacts

Guidance for close contacts of individuals with a confirmed or presumed case of COVID-19 As defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) a Close contact is defined as: being within approximately 6 feet (2 meters) of a COVID-19 case for a prolonged period of time; close contact can occur while caring for, living with, visiting, or sharing a healthcare waiting area or room with a COVID-19 case –    or –  having direct contact with infectious secretions of a COVID-19 case (e.g., being coughed on) If you are in close contact with a person who has […]

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COVID-19 – Caution Using Disinfecting & Sanitizing Wipes

COVID-19 Update March, 27th, 2020 Caution Using Disinfecting and Sanitizing Wipes During the current COVID-19 pandemic the use of disinfecting and sanitizing wipes has greatly increased.  Contrary to product label information which say “wipes are flushable”, they will cause problems with sewer and septic systems.  Wipes in sewer systems cause clogs in pumping systems and sewer mains leading to expensive repairs and possible sewage backup into homes and businesses. Wipes in septic systems do not biodegrade and will cause clogs in sewer piping and septic tank inlet and outlet baffles; resulting in plumber and septic tank cleaner service calls. […]

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COVID-19 – Food Bank Needs Items, Senior Meals, Energy Assistance

COVID-19 Update March, 26th, 2020 Food Bank, Senior Meals and Energy Assistance Senior Meals Senior Meals will be distributed on Mondays from noon to 1:00 p.m. at the Community Center.   Three frozen meals will be provided per person for the week. Any senior that would like to receive meals please call Susan D’Orvilliers at 860-349-7121.  Delivery can also be arranged for those that cannot come to the Community Center. Food Bank The Food Bank is in need of the following items:  Tuna, peanut butter, jelly, rice, pasta, pasta sauce, baked beans, pasta & rice sides, cereal, snacks, gluten […]

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COVID-19 – Pistol Permits Suspended

The processing of new pistol permit applications has been temporarily SUSPENDED due to the coronavirus pandemic. This is the direct result in the suspension of fingerprinting; a requirement for the application. You may request the packet, or you can wait until processing has resumed.  If you would like a packet, please email your request to, along with your name and address and it will be handled via email and the USPS. Applications currently being processed are not affected. Updates will be posted as applicable.

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COVID-19 – PSHD Provides a List of Resources

Get your questions answered.  PSHD has provided a list of COVID-19 resources. To go to the websites referenced in the letter below, click on these links:

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Town Office Restrictions & Activities Update – 3/17/2020


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Governor’s Provides Update of Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts

Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts Posted on March 12, 2020 Key Points: • The Connecticut DPH State Laboratory has confirmed three additional individuals have tested positive. In total, 95 individuals have been tested at the State Laboratory: 6 positive and 89 negative. • Governor Lamont is signing an executive order that takes several actions: o Prohibits all events in the state with over 250 people; o Modifies the state law requiring schools to be in for 180 days; o Clarifies visitor restrictions at all nursing and convalescent homes; o Authorizes DMV to extend renewal deadlines […]

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Health Department’s Information on COVID-19 — Update as of 3/9

Plainville-Southington (PSHD) Heath Department – Latest News – PSHD COVID-19 Prevention – March-8-2020   We also encourage viewing the following websites for the latest information: Health District – State of CT– CDC–        

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Town Offices Address

Town of Middlefield
393 Jackson Hill Rd
P.O. Box 179
Middlefield, CT 06455


General Office Hours

Monday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Emergency Information

Fire - Police - Medical --- Dial 911
Police / Resident State Troopers: 860-349-9685
State Police, Troop F, Westbrook: 860-399-2100
Animal Control: 860-349-1333