Health Advisory – October 2, 2019

The Connecticut Department of Public Health, Farmington Valley Health District, and the Towns of Windsor and East Granby are alerting the public to a potential discharge of firefighting foam into the Farmington River in Windsor originating from the Bradley International Airport crash emergency response on October 2, 2019. The public is advised not to come into contact with foam they may encounter on the Farmington River or the river banks as well as not consuming fish from the river. This advisory will remain in place while officials evaluate the potential impact to the watershed. While this discharge may not have a direct impact on East Granby residents we thought it important to notify you and to provide updates as they become available. Please call the First Selectman’s office with any questions or concerns – 860-413-3301 or info@egtownhall.com