Novel Coronavirus

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a respiratory illness that can spread from person to person. The virus that causes COVID-19 is a novel coronavirus that was first identified during an investigation into an outbreak in Wuhan, China.

Partially Open Trumbull COVID-19 Closures, Operations & Reopening Statuses

Connecticut State Guidelines based upon Phase 2 of Connecticut’s Reopen Plan, which began on June 17, 2020:

  • Indoor private gatherings – 25 people
  • Outdoor gatherings – 100 people
  • Outdoor Event Venues (e.g. Amphitheaters, Race Tracks) - 25% of Fire Capacity and distancing – Consistent with Outdoor Amusement Parks
  • Face Coverings: In accordance with the CDC guidelines and the Governor’s executive orders all residents should continue to wear face coverings especially when in grocery stores and other public locations where social distancing is not possible. This does not apply to anyone for whom doing so would be contrary to their health because of a medical condition. Residents may want to watch a video and learn How to Make a Mask.

Status of Town of Trumbull Government Operations


July 1, 2020: Procedures for Visiting Trumbull Town Hall

Most Town of Trumbull offices and buildings are open to the public including Town Hall, the Recreation Office, and the EMS building. These buildings are reopened on a staggered basis for employees and by appointment only for the public until further notice. 

Members of the public must have an appointment to come into any Town Building with the exception of the Tax Collector’s and Town Clerk’s offices where walk-ins are welcome. Please check the Tax Collector and Town Clerk’s pages for hours of operation. 

To schedule an appointment, visit https://veoci.com/veoci/p/form/4cakv8xncy7b#tab=entryForm and follow the directions for the department you wish to visit. Residents can always call by phone and make appointments. Please call (203) 452-5000 for a directory of departments. If you are unable to locate a department, please call (203) 452-5005 for assistance.

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The public must have an appointment to come into any Town Buildings with the exception of the Tax Collector’s and Town Clerk’s office where walk-ins are welcome. It is strongly recommended that tax payments continue to be made online or via the US mail in order to avoid extended wait times at Town Hall. 

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DepartmentStatusNotes
BuildingOpen by Appointment Schedule an Appointment online
Visit the Building Department page for details. 
Economic & Community DevelopmentOpen by Appointment
Visit the Economic & Community Development page for details.
Elections AdministrationOpen by Appointment
Visit the Elections Administration page for details.
Emergency Medical Services (EMS)Open by AppointmentThe EMS building will be open to the public by appointment, with screening done upon arrival and masks required.
EngineeringOpen by Appointment
Schedule an Appointment online
Visit the Engineering page for details.
FinanceOpen by AppointmentSchedule a Pension Appointment online
Fire MarshalOpen by Appointment
Schedule an Appointment online
Visit the Fire Marshal page for details.
First SelectmanOpen by Appointment
The First Selectman’s Office is open, with employees working staggered shifts. Please email firstselectman@trumbull-ct.gov for inquiries. Contact aaltobelli@trumbull-ct.gov or call (203) 452-5005 to schedule an appointment. 
HealthOpenSubject to restrictions. Please call 203-452-1030.
Mary J. Sherlach Counseling CenterWorking RemotelyVisit the Counseling Center page for details.
Parks & RecreationOpen by Appointment

Schedule an Appointment online or call (203) 452-5060. The Recreation Office will be open to the public by appointment only. Services will be provided at the window on the ramp side of the building (right side as you approach from the parking lot).

Please visit the Parks page for the current status of our parks and facilities.  

For Park Stickers information, visit https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/parkstickers.

Outdoor pools will be open July 6, 2020! Due to the strict health and safety protocols in place, residents must register in advance for a 2-hour swim session and will be required to follow additional pool rules. Residents who do not register in advance for a swim session will not be allowed into the pool area. EVERY person must be on the reservation, including infants, nannies and guests. Registration for the July 6th opening of the pools will begin on Thursday, July 2nd . For more information visit https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/857/Outdoor-Pool-Reservation-Information. You may also call to make a reservation during regular business hours at 203-452-5060. Please note, voicemail and email reservation requests will not be accepted.

We will also be offering a modified summer camp program this year. Camp begins July 6th and will run in 1-week sessions. For information about this program visit https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/camps. Hurry! Registration for the first week of camp ends on July 1st!

A valid Park Sticker is required for any vehicle parking within a Town Park. Many of you have received your vehicle tax bills and saw it included new, blue Park Stickers for up to 4 vehicles registered within the Town. The new Park Stickers will be enforced beginning August 1st, 2020 and will be valid until June 30, 2021. All 2019 (red) and 2020 (green) Park Stickers will be void after July 31st. For more information about our Park Sticker program, please visit https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/ParkStickers.

Have you forgotten your login credentials for our program registration website? Our office will be sending out a user name reminder to any household with an email address on file. Once you have your user name you can request a password reset on the website.

Planning & ZoningOpen by Appointment
Planning & Zoning is accepting permits, conducting inspections, and accepting land use applications. Visit the Planning & Zoning page for details.
Public Works DepartmentOpen by Appointment
The Public Works Department is monitoring communications closely. Should there be a concern or request for urgent response, please call (203) 452-5070 or (203) 452-5071. You may also continue to submit requests for service through the Citizen Service Request form.  Transfer Station tickets will continue to be sold at the Transfer Station, not at the Public Works building.
PurchasingOpenThe Purchasing Department is open for walk-ins when when Town Hall is open.
Registrar of VotersOpen by AppointmentSchedule an Appointment online
Senior CenterWorking RemotelyThe Center at Priscilla Place (Trumbull Senior Center) is CLOSED until September 1, 2020. This is in consideration of the well-being of the vulnerable and high risk population being served. In August the reopening will re-assessed.  In the meantime, the senior center is offering exercise, art, and educational programs online. Please Call (203) 452-5199 for a calendar of events or visit the town website.

Call (203) 452-5199 and leave a message if you need assistance. The Food Pantry is operational for all residents in need, including those who are unable to go out and shop due to COVID-19. No income verification is necessary for use of the Food Pantry at this time. Any resident in need of food may use the pantry. There are pick-up and delivery options available. Please call the pantry at (203) 452-5136 or visit: the Social Services COVID-19 Resources page for additional information.
Tashua Knolls Golf CourseOpenOpen and subject to some restrictions. For information, please visit: http://www.tashuaknolls.com. The concession stand at Tashua Knolls is open for outside dining only.
Tax AssessorOpen by Appointment
Visit the Tax Assessor page for details.
Tax CollectorOpen
The Tax Collector’s office is open for walk-ins from 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM but is closed from 1 PM - 2 PM daily for lunch.

Visit the Tax Collector page for details, and for information on Tax Deferment.

Tax bills have been mailed. There is no tax increase this year.

Even though Town Hall will be open for in-person payment of taxes beginning on July 1st, we are still encouraging taxpayers to pay your taxes by mail or online at: https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/285/Online-Tax-InquiryPayment-System 
Town ClerkOpenThe Town Clerk’s office is open for walk-ins when Town Hall is open, but closed for lunch from 12:30 to 1:30 PM. We encourage you to conduct your business by mail, email or phone. Dog licenses will not be issued or renewed at the Town Clerk’s Office and must be obtained by postal mail. Recordings are being accepted by mail, FedEx and UPS. To make an appointment or if you need information, please email mmarkham@trumbull-ct.gov or call (203) 452-5037. Visit the Town Clerk page for details.
Town HallOpen by Appointment
Employees are working remotely and will be monitoring e-mails and phones while working from home. Please call (203) 452-5000 or view the Directory of Departments. Please leave a message and your call will be returned. Kindly leave sufficient time for a response.

Trumbull Town Hall will reopen on Wednesday, July 1st on a staggered basis for employees and by appointment only for the public until further notice. Information on how to schedule an appointment will be posted on the Town website soon. People visiting the Tax Collector’s office and the Town Clerk’s office will not need an appointment but visits will be subject to social distancing guidelines. 
Trumbull Library & Fairchild-Nichols Memorial LibraryMain Library Open only for curbside pickup

The library on Quality Street will offer curbside pickup service on Monday through Friday from 1:00 PM to 6:00 PM. This service provides the public with needed access to the physical collections while the library staff receives necessary training and buildings are modified for the public.  The Main Library and Fairchild-Nichols Memorial Library will remain closed for entry by the public.  Visit the new Trumbull Library System website.  

Trumbull Police DepartmentOpen
Fingerprinting services has resumed, with the regular Wednesday schedule (10:00 AM to 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM).  For those requesting Fingerprint services: 
  • Visitors being fingerprinted should be COVID-19 symptom free
  • A mask or cloth face covering must be worn while inside the police building
  • Only the person being fingerprinted will be admitted into the building

For additional information or to schedule an appointment please visit the following website https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/599/Fingerprinting

WPCAOpen by AppointmentSchedule an Appointment online
Visit the Water Pollution Control Authority page for details. 


Status of Town of Trumbull Facilities

FacilityStatusNotes
ParksPartially OpenSelect Town Parks are open for passive recreation at this time. Please visit the Parks page for the current status of our parks and facilities. No gatherings, and no groups of more than 100 people are permitted. No organized sports of any kind.  Masks should be worn when social distancing of 6 feet or more is not possible. Park stickers are required at all open parks and available to Trumbull residents only at this time.  To request a Parks Sticker online, visit https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/parkstickers.
Walking TrailsPartially OpenWalking trails and select Town Parks are open for passive recreation at this time. Please visit the Parks page for the current status of our parks and facilities.   Masks should be worn when social distancing of 6 feet or more is not possible. Park stickers are required at all open parks and available to Trumbull residents only at this time.  To request a Parks Sticker online, visit https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/parkstickers.
Trumbull Nature & Arts CenterClosed


Status of Business and Services

BusinessStatusNotes
BarsClosed
BusinessesPartially OpenMust follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol

View the list of Trumbull businesses Open for Business and Delivery 
Gyms and Fitness StudiosOpenMust follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol 
Hair Salons and BarbershopsOpenMust follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol 
Hotels/LodgingOpen

Must follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol 

Nail SalonsOpen

Must follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol 


OfficesPartially OpenOffices can reopen, with restrictions, for employees who cannot work from home; must follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol
RestaurantsOpen

Must follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol 

View the list of Trumbull Restaurants with Take Out and Delivery 

SpasOpen

Must follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol 

TheatersOpen

Must follow State of Connecticut Sector Rules: english / espanol 


Tax Deferment: We know that many homeowners and businesses are struggling in these uncertain times. The Governor issued an executive order that gave towns options to help defer taxes. On Tuesday, April 21, 2020, the Trumbull Town Council approved a deferment program for all taxpayers, including businesses, in Trumbull. The deferment applies to the following taxes and fees that became due on April 1, 2020 and that will become due through and including July 1, 2020.

  • April 1st real estate tax and sewer assessment: last day for payment without interest is extended from May 1, 2020 to July 1, 2020
  • May 1st sewer use fee: last day for payment without interest is extended from June 1, 2020 to August 3, 2020
  • July 1st real estate tax, sewer assessment, personal property tax, and motor vehicle tax: last day for payment without interest is extended from August 3, 2020 to October 1, 2020

Please Note:

  • Imposition of lien fees is not affected.
  • Real estate accounts in escrow and paid by a bank are not eligible for this program
  • No application is necessary for taxpayers, including businesses, unless they are considered a landlord.

Tax Deferment for Landlords: Trumbull landlords who wish to be included in the program will need to file an eligibility application. To learn more about how to qualify from the Tax Assessor’s office, please call 203-452-5016 or email mdevestern@trumbull-ct.gov.

For safety and security reasons, there will be no drop off box for tax payments. Please mail in payments or use our online system. No cash will be accepted through the mail. If mailing your tax payment, please make check payable to "Trumbull Tax Collector" and send to Trumbull Town Hall, Tax Collector, 5866 Main Street, Trumbull, CT 06611. Use the following link to pay your taxes online: https://www.trumbull-ct.gov/285/Online-Tax-InquiryPayment-System

Elderly and Disabled Homeowners Program - At this time the Assessor’s office is closed. Please note: the filing requirements have changed this year per the Governor’s Executive Order 7SClick here for more information.  If you have any further questions please call 203-452-5016 to leave a voicemail or email to: jferrigno@trumbull-ct.gov.

Subscribe to Trumbull Citizen Alert

Residents can subscribe to the Trumbull Citizen Alert system from the Town of Trumbull. First Selectman Vicki Tesoro has been sending periodic "robocall" phone calls during the Coronavirus pandemic to those subscribed. The Trumbull Citizen Alert system database is comprised of approximately 22,000 contacts from listed phone numbers in the White Pages, Yellow Pages, and Citizen Opt-In Accounts. Residents with cell phone numbers and unlisted landline phone numbers must register to receive these messages. By registering, residents may select their preferred contact methods (mobile phone, home phone, email, etc.)Trumbull Citizen Alert Notification Sign up

Subscribe to Notify Me

Residents are able to subscribe to the Notify Me system to receive various alerts from the town website. Residents can receive an email for news announcements, meetings scheduled, emergency alerts, or other town information of personal interest when they are posted to the website. Business partners can similarly subscribe to receive alerts for invitations to bid.

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Trumbull COVID-19 Dashboard

Chart (JPG)A series of live case data, graphs, and information can be viewed on our Trumbull COVID-19 Dashboard. The Health Department and Nursing Department have been contacting residents who have contracted COVID-19 to follow up with them and ask questions about their experience dealing with the virus. 

Data presented is live and will be continuously updated to provide residents with the most up-to-date information.

View the COVID-19 Dashboard

First Selectman / Town Operations Updates

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If you or a loved one is having a mental health crisis:

  • CT Information Hotline 211 or go to www.211ct.org for mobile crisis support for individuals and/or children.
  • Kids in Crisis also has a 24-hour hotline for assistance 203-661-1911. 
  • NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health):  If you need to talk to someone, text NAMI to 741741 or call the NAMI Helpline at 1-800-950-NAMI (6264).
  • Alcoholics Anonymous: Please contact your site to see if meetings are continuing in your neighborhood.
  • The Hub CT is Southwest Connecticut’s Regional Behavioral Health Action Organization. Check their website for useful resources for mental health, prevention and wellness.  

Local Restaurants and BusinessTake Out and Delivery (JPG)

Many local restaurants and businesses in Trumbull have made arrangements to provide take out, delivery, and curbside pick up. A list of participating restaurants and businesses can be found below.  We will continue to update this list regularly.  

View the list of Local Restaurants with Take Out and Delivery

View the list of Local Businesses with Delivery

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