HEADLINES

City of Stamford The Works: Repainting Scalzi Park Basketball Court, COVID Resources and Test Kits, Miles Make Smiles Walk, and MORE!

Exciting News from the Mayor's Office

  • The Connecticut Child Tax Rebate is now accepting applications. Please click here to learn more and apply.
  • Join the City of Stamford and Full Court Peace on July 2nd from 10:00 am – 2:00pm to repaint the basketball court at Scalzi Park. Please click here to sign up or email Aaron Miller ( This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. ) to sign up for a shift.

Important Information for Stamford Residents

  • Taxes bills have been released, view the notice here.
  • Stamford households can order an additional 12 at-home COVID-19 test kits. Orders can be placed here.
  • Residents can submit road paving suggestions for the Tier 2 list of the “Pave Stamford” initiative here.
  • To subscribe to the Mayor’s Newsletter, click here.

COVID-19 Updates

Case NumbersFollow the City of Stamford’s Covid-19 Dashboard, which provides the latest up-to-date information on COVID-19 cases and vaccination rates in the City.

Vaccination: The Center for Disease Control (CDC) expanded eligibility of booster doses to those 12 to 15 years old.

  • Friday, June 24th, 2022:

The vaccination site at Scalzi Park will be open from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. The vaccination site will be open at Cummings Beach from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm. The Henry Street vaccination clinic is open from 8:30 am – 3:00 pm.

  • Saturday, June 25th, 2022:

The vaccination site at Westover School will be open from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. The vaccination site at Cummings Beach will be open from 9:30 am - 3:30 pm. The Scalzi Park site will be open from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. The Faith Tabernacle site will be open from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, and the Lione Park site will be open from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm.

  • Sunday, June 26th, 2022:

The vaccination site at Scalzi Park site will be open from 9:00 am – 3:00 pm. Cove and West Beach Vaccine Tents will be open from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm. The Cummings Park vaccination site will be open from 9:30am – 3:30 pm.

Next week, 6/27– 6/30 vaccines are available at the following locations free without an appointment:

  • All Ages
  • 137 Henry Street Clinic: Tuesday & Thursday 8:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • 137 Henry Street Clinic: Monday & Wednesday: 8:30 – 3:00 pm
  • Scalzi Park: Monday & Thursday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • Cummings Park: Monday & Thursday 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
  • 1st and 2nd doses are available to all, as well as booster shots for ages 12+ (Pfizer) and 18+ (Moderna/J&J) at all walk up vaccination clinics.

Please visit our website for more information on free pop-up locations around town.

Covid-19 Testing Sites

  • St. Mary’s Church (566 Elm St) testing site will be open at the following times:
  • Monday – Friday 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
  • Saturday & Sunday 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
  • Accu Reference (689 Canal St) testing site will be open at the following times:
  • Monday - Friday: 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Saturday & Sunday: 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

More information on COVID-19 vaccines and testing in Stamford are available here.

Other Resources

  • If you are unable to leave your home or are uncomfortable traveling to a vaccine site, the Stamford Department of Health will bring the vaccine to you. Please call 203-977-4378 or 203-977-4369 to schedule your free in-home COVID-19 vaccine appointment.
  • All information about Stamford's response to COVID-19 can be found on our website at www.stamfordct.gov/covid19.
  • Please visit the State of Connecticut's Vaccine Portal for information on how to request a new copy of your card.  

City Services

  • The Take it Or Leave it Shop and the Book Swap Shop are now open:
  • The Take It or Leave It Shop is open on Tuesday & Friday from 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
  • The Book Swap is open on Tuesday & Saturday from 11:00 am -1:00 pm
  • The Scofield Special Collection (55 Rock Rimmon Rd) will be held from 8:00 am-2:00 pm on July 9th, August 6th, September 10th and October 1st
  • The Hazardous Waste Collection event will be held at Rippowam on July 16th, 9:00 am – 2:00 pm

Community

  • The Stamford Recycling Department has released its Spring Recycling and Sanitation Newsletter, click here to view.
  • The Building One Community has released its Skills Development Program, click here to view.
  • Meet Mill River Weekend will occur this weekend. For a schedule of events click here.
  • The Miles Make Smiles Community Walk Events for Mental Well-Being kickoff will be held Wednesday, July 6th at 5:00 pm in Cove Island Park.
  • Residents and visitors are able to view upcoming Stamford Downtown events here. Additionally, view upcoming Stamford concerts, in-person, and virtual events here.

State News

Legislative Digest

Upcoming Meetings

  • Fiscal Committee: Monday, June 27th @ 7:00 pm
  • HCD/SS Committee: Tuesday, June 28th @ 6:30 pm
  • L&R Committee: Tuesday, June 28th @ 7:00 pm
  • Appointments Committee: Wednesday, June 29th @ 6:30 pm
  • Parks and Recreation Committee: Thursday, June 30th @ 7:00 pm

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