Governor Malloy issues travel ban for Tuesday’s blizzard

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HARTFORD —  With blizzard warnings issued ahead of Tuesday’s storm, Gov. Dannel Malloy activated a statewide travel ban beginning at 5 a.m. on Tuesday. It will remain in effect until further notice.

In addition, the Governor is fully activating the state’s Emergency Operations Center starting at 5  a.m. and is also directing all nonessential first and second-shift state employees to not report to work on Tuesday.

Malloy also launched an official website to provide state residents with updates throughout the storm. The website provides information for power outages, traffic and road incidents, shelter and warming centers, useful social media links and latest advisories.