As things continue to unfold regarding the impact of COVID-19, the most important thing to keep in mind is for our entire community to work together and to take care of each other. Wash your hands frequently, check in on neighbors and stay up to date with information from Newtown’s Health District at
Information is evolving. Continue checking reliable sources including the ones listed below, for the latest information related to impacts and tips for businesses.
SBA Disaster Assistance Press Release
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: Interim Guidance for Business and Employers
CT Small Business Development Corporation
Covid-19 Tips for Small Businesses:
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We understand that the answers do not necessarily exist to all of your questions, and this can be frustrating. But please know that the Newtown Economic and Community Development Department and Newtown Economic Development Commission are working to communicate with the CT Small Business Development Corporation, AdvanceCT, CT Department of Economic and Community Development, State legislators, local businesses and Economic Development Departments from other towns to find and provide the best information for you, the Town’s businesses.
The Newtown Economic and Community Development department is open 8-4:30 weekdays at the Newtown Municipal Center, 3 Primrose Street (Fairfield Hills Campus), Newtown, CT. We are here to help in any way we can. Please reach out to us with questions and we will work to get answers.