A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 7/29/2022

butterfly

Good afternoon,

The Aspetuck Health District shared new expiration dates for the IHealth Antigen Test Kits. The expiration dates have been extended by 6 months; copy and paste into browser to see updates https://www.eastonct.gov/sites/g/files/vyhlif3071/f/news/ihealth-covid-19-antigen-rapid-test-9-to-12-month-extension1.pdf

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Frustrated by Slow Internet? Help Could Be on the Way

Easton is known for its family farms and rustic charm, but access to high-speed internet doesn’t top the list. Dropped connections. Content streaming lags. Slow downloads. You name it. It’s gotten so bad that the town recently installed free Wi-Fi at the library’s parking lot for Continue reading “Frustrated by Slow Internet? Help Could Be on the Way”

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 01/28/1022

Snowman

Good afternoon,

For the week ending January 22, the number of new Covid cases per week dropped to 30. The positivity rate is also dropping. Test kits and N95 masks are available at Police Dispatch, the Senior Center and Town Hall. I will still leave it in Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 1/14/2022

Flower

Good afternoon.

The Covid news is somewhat mixed. We recorded our 1,000th case in Easton. This is certainly an underestimate because many are testing at home and not being captured in the state data. For the first time in several weeks, we had fewer cases Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Column: Looking Ahead to 2022

Welcome to 2022! Let us hope that as we move into the new year the situation with the pandemic  improves. From Town Hall there are a number of things we hope to move forward. Obviously some things will depend on the state of Covid 19. How we conduct meetings by our boards and commissions Continue reading “Column: Looking Ahead to 2022”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 11/12/2021

Flags

Good afternoon,

I had the pleasure of attending a ceremony for the Easton and Monroe American Legion in Monroe to commemorate Veteran’s Day. We all express our gratitude to those who have served our country, both in the past and now. We admire them as all Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 10/8/2021

Fall Foliage

Good afternoon,

The Covid numbers for the last week are 11.4 per 100,000 for the week ending October 2. This is an improvement, but still in the orange (high risk) levels.  As many of you know, the original agreement to initiate a mask mandate for public Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from the First Selectman

Updated 08/20/2021

Good afternoon,

HENRI

As you probably know, in concert with Westport and Fairfield starting on Monday, August 23, 2021, we will be implementing mandatory masking in all public buildings. While I hope this is a short-term phenomenon, with schools starting and our Continue reading “A Message from the First Selectman”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 08/06/2021

Carnival 2021

Good afternoon,

There have been unprecedented crowds at the carnival so I hope you have been enjoying yourselves. Great job by our volunteer fire department and all the volunteers working this great event.

Yesterday, the Governor signed an executive order Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”