Connecticut Labor Department Offices Will Be
Closed May 22 and May 25
For immediate release
May 22, 2009
Due to state
budget constraints, all Department of Labor offices will be closed on Friday,
CTWorks Career Centers will be open on May 22, although Labor Department
staff and services will not be available that day. Please call ahead to see if
your local CTWorks office is open.
On Monday, May 25, all Labor
Department offices and CTWorks Career Centers will be closed in
observance of Memorial Day.
claims for unemployment compensation will be processed through Thursday, May 21,
but due to the office closings and the Memorial Day observance, checks will be
mailed beginning Tuesday, May 26.
TeleBenefits and Web Benefits systems for filing continued unemployment claims
will be available Friday, Sunday and Monday (May 22, 24, 25) with continued
claims checks also being mailed out beginning Tuesday, May 26.
determine your local TeleBenefits number, callers can look in the Blue Pages of
their phone directory or call 2-1-1 Infoline. Web Benefits services can be
accessed on the agency’s Web site at
www.ct.gov/dol and clicking on the
“unemployment benefits” button.
Media Contact: Nancy Steffens (860)