Full parking lots close some state parks to new visitors
With sunny skies and temperatures rising into the upper 50s, it’s a nice day to get out and enjoy the weather.
But because of social distancing rules and parking lots full to capacity, the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has closed the following state parks and forests to more visitors on Sunday:
Paugussett State Forest, Newtown
Squantz Pond State Park, New Fairfield
George Waldo State Park, Southbury
Southford Falls State Park, Southbury
Sleeping Giant State Park, Hamden
Black Rock State Park, Watertown
Penwood State Park, Bloomfield
C.P. Huntington State Park, Newtown, Bethel and Redding.
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