Town of Stratford

Community Sites Reduced Schedules and Facility Closures

March 30, 2020


This is list of known closures and cancellations to date. For updates check the front of the Town of Stratford website;

All Town buildings are closed to the public.

Committee and Commission Meetings scheduled for this week are CANCELED.

All Stratford Public Schools are CLOSED until further notice


Community Services

Non-essential meetings and programs will be cancelled/rescheduled.  Energy Assistance applications will be taken by phone.  ABCD is closed and will not be processing applications. 


South End Community Center

K6 After School Program and ABCD Head Start are suspended. The Tax Program will no longer be taking drop-off applications until further notice.  Clients who have appointments for April should call on April 1st to check on the status of their appointment.  Food pantry is no longer client choice, and clients will receive a prepared bag of food.


Baldwin Center/Senior Services

All programs, classes and special events, including the C.A.R.E.S. Adult Day Care program are suspended.  Transportation services will continue for grocery shopping and medical appointments.


Recreation Department

All programs and activities are suspended.  Ella Grasso and Flood Middle School pools are also closed. 


PAL Leagues/Activities

All programs and activities are suspended.


Sterling House Community Center

All programming suspended, except food pantry. 

Staff will be available M-F 9:00am-5:00pm if you have food, funds or personal hygiene items you'd like to donate to those in need. Food pantry will remain open Mondays 1:00-6:00pm, and Tuesdays and Thursdays between 1:00 and 3:00pm.. There will be pre-packed bag service from the lobby or outdoors depending on weather.



As of Friday, March 13, 2020, all programming is cancelled and the library will not be open to the public until further notice. During regular operating hours, Library staff are available to help via email and phone. Visit for information about 24/7 online services and programs.



Effective March 16th, the YMCA will be temporarily closed.  Health and wellness programs are offered online including activities for kids. Visit their site to stay up to date:


Clergy Association

The Lord’s Kitchen Community Supper will provide meals in to-go containers at the door instead of sit-down meals at Christ Episcopal Church.


 Stratford Police Department 

Fingerprinting service is suspended until further notice. All child seat installments are postponed until further notice.