CT to Limit Access to State Parks to Limit Coronavirus Spread
April 3, 2020
Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont has issued Executive Order No. 7R, authorizing the DEEP to prohibit walk-in visitors at state parks in an effort to maintain social distancing in state-managed outdoor spaces. Concurrently, DEEP is announcing plans to limit parking capacity at certain parks to manage visitor levels.
While state parks remain open for solitary recreation, DEEP is closely monitoring visitorship, and is closing parking lots when lots become full and lowering parking thresholds where necessary.
Learn more at https://go.usa.gov/xvCMQ.