A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 5/6/22

Good afternoon,

mother

The COVID numbers seem to be worsening fairly rapidly.  For the week ending April 30th, the rate is 47.5 per 100,000 with 34 new cases in Easton. That is certainly an understated number given the number of home tests. What seems to be happening Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

4/29/2022 Update

Good Afternoon,

vote

The COVID numbers are 34.2 per 100,000 for the week ending April 23, with less cases reported in Easton this week than last. This new strain seems to be pretty contagious, but not effecting people in a major way. Our plan remains unchanged Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 04/22/2022

sun

Good afternoon,

Throughout Fairfield County the COVID numbers are getting worse.  The whole county is now in the red. For the week ending April 16th, the rate in Easton is 29.4 per 100,000. The medical consensus is that not many of these new cases are getting Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 3/4/2022

Good afternoon,

Peace

First, our thoughts and prayers go out to the people of Ukraine, who are being brutally attacked by Russian aggressors. A vigil will be held in front of the library on Sunday, March 6 at 5:30. All are welcome.

In one week, we have gone from Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 2/25/2022

snow

Good afternoon,

Hopefully, you are recovering from today’s storm. For the week ending February 19, there were only four new cases of COVID in Easton, therefore, as I mentioned last week, we will in fact remove the mask mandate for public buildings on February Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 02/18/2022

Good afternoon,

Flag

We actually had a small rise in Covid cases up to 17 for the week ending February 12. That being said, the trajectory of Covid is clearly towards less cases. While we are still in the red and last time used change from red to orange as the Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Column: Tender Times

Do you feel tears sting your eyes at the weirdest times? Say when the register guy at Trader Joe’s says, “You’re so energetic! Thanks for bagging!” A lump in your throat and yes, tears. Covid has left many of us emotionally volatile, tender as newborns. It’s an affliction, this pandemic, stretching Continue reading “Column: Tender Times”

Column: The End Is Near?

Congratulations! I understand from recent news releases that the pandemic is coming to an end.  State governors who supported pandemic-related mandates, such as the need for children to wear masks in school, are lifting mandates. That there have been vocal protests to these mandates Continue reading “Column: The End Is Near?”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 2/11/2022

Football

Good afternoon,

The Covid numbers continue to improve.  As you are all aware, there is more discussion about moving away from mask mandates. We will watch closely and are probably getting close to the point where we would consider dropping the mask mandate Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 02/04/2022

Budget

Good afternoon,

The Covid numbers continue to improve. Cases dropped from 30 to 25 for the week ending January 29. Hopefully the trend will continue.

In town hall, we are reviewing all the town department budgets. They will be presented to the Board of Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

image_pdfimage_print