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Today on 04/23/2014

7:30 WPCC
12:00am - 12:00am
7:30 WPCC
South Conference Room
12:00am - 12:00am
7:00pm - 7:30pm
Senior Center Conf. Rm.
7:00pm - 7:30pm
7:30pm ZBA
12:00am - 12:00am
7:30pm ZBA
Multi-Media Room
12:00am - 12:00am
7pm School Building Committee
12:00am - 12:00am
7pm School Building Committee
Meeting Room A
12:00am - 12:00am

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Click below to view 2011 Plan of Conservation & Development

Plan of Conservation & Development

Town Hall Hours

Mon - Wed / 9:00am - 4:00pm
Thu / 9:00am - 7:00pm
Fri / 9:00am - Noon

2013 Town Hall Office Holidays

CT Alert

Welcome to Westbrook, Connecticut

Welcome to Westbrook, Connecticut USA, a quaint shoreline community nestled on the banks of Long Island Sound between New Haven and New London. Explore our site and plan a visit to enjoy our fresh salt air, sandy beaches, unlimited marine activities.

Relax in a cozy B&B or chill out in a full-featured resort. Poke around our unique shops and meander through our well stocked mall. When you work up an appetite and you will, Westbrook offers everything from fun casual to gourmet fare and everything in between. Something for every palate and pocketbook.

Enjoy Westbrook, a friendly port.

Storm Closings / Meeting Cancelations / Urgent Notices

 

LEGAL NOTICE
ANNUAL TOWN BUDGET HEARING TOWN OF WESTBROOK
The legal voters of the Town of Westbrook, Connecticut are hereby notified and warned that the
Annual Town Budget Hearing for the proposed budget for the Town of Westbrook for Fiscal Year
2014-15 will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room at the Teresa Mulvey Municipal Center, 866 Boston
Post Road on Wednesday, April 23,
2014 at 7:00 p.m.



Dated at Westbrook, Connecticut this 10th day of April 2014.
Paul Connelly
Chairman, Board of Finance
Town of Westbrook, Connecticut
“In accordance with the Americans W ith Disabilities Act, Final Rule 1994 for State and local
Government Facilities, Special Accommodations will be provided upon
notification to agency within a reasonable time of such need”

3rd ANNUAL

WESTBROOK

FIRE HOUSE FOOD DRIVE

SATURDAY, APRIL 26TH 9:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.

PLEASE HELP

BY BRINGING NON-PERISHABLE FOOD TO THE FIREHOUSE

THE STATION, LOCATED AT 15 SOUTH MAIN STREET, WESTBROOK

ALL FOOD DONATED WILL GO TO

THE SHORELINE SOUP KITCHENS LOCAL FOOD PANTRIES

FOR MORE INFORMATION ON HOW YOU CAN HELP, CALL 860-388-1988

OR EMAILcbellerjeau@shorelinesoupkitchens.org  www.shorelinesoupkitchens.org


Fiscal Year 2014-15 General Fund Operating Budget

Budget Calendar (Revised April 10, 2014)
DateTaskNotes
April 1, 2014/7P - Room A (Mulvey Center)BOF Special MeetingFY2015-19 Capital Improvement Plan Review
April 7, 2014/3:30P - Multimedia roomBOS Regular MeetingSet date for Town Budget Referendum
April 14, 2014/7PM - Room A (Mulvey Center)BOF Special MeetingApproval of FY2015-19 Capital Improvement Plan
April 16, 2014/7PM - Multi-purpose RoomAnnual Town MeetingAdoption of FY2015-19 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP Powerpoint)
April 23, 2014/7P - Multi-purpose Room (Mulvey Center)BOF Special Meeting / Annual Town Budget Hearing
  • Public Hearing on FY2014-15
  • General Fund Operating Budget
May 1,2014Publish Budget in Harbor NewsSend to HN no later than Tuesday/ April 22
May 8, 2014/7P - Multi-purpose Room (Mulvey Center)Annual Town Budget Meeting
  • General Fund Operating Budget
  • Adjourn to Referendum
May 21, 2014/noon-8P - Multi-purpose Room (Mulvey Center)Referendum
May 21, 2014/8:15P - Multi-purpose Room (Mulvey Center)BOF Special MeetingBOF to set mill rate

Summer Youth Job Fair

Thursday May 1, 2014 - Westbrook Town Hall (866 Boston Post Road)

  • Are you between the ages of 16 and 24?
  • Are you eager to get Job Fair summer employment?
  • Are you willing to dress to impress?
  • Do you have a résumé?

We want to talk to you!

For more information, please contact:

Shoreline Medical Center Open House

Saturday, April 19,10 a.m. - 2 p.m. - 250 Flat Rock Place, Westbrook


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Westbrook Water Flushing Release 2014

Clinton, Connecticut, March 24, 2014 – The Connecticut Water Company is flushing its water mains in the town of Westbrook from April 21 through May 2. Routine flushing helps to maintain water quality by scouring the inside of the water mains. Water mains will be flushed between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday. During water main flushing it is possible that some customers may experience discolored water and pressure fluctuations. The discolored water should clear within a few hours. While experiencing discolored water, customers should avoid using their washing machine, dishwasher, or other water using devices. Customers should call Connecticut Water at 1-800-286-5700 if discolored water persists for more than a few hours. Connecticut Water’s water main flushing schedule is available on its Web site at www.ctwater.com in the ‘Customer’ section. Connecticut Water is also on Facebook (www.facebook.com/CTWtr) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/CTwater).

2014 Household Hazardous Waste Collections

Click to view the 2014 Household Hazerous Waste Collections Flyer


Flyer

Shared Shoes Program

The following information is a community project that is being coordinated by Abby Lawrie, a 10th grade student at Westbrook High School. Your participation is encouraged.


Rating Chart
March 5th,2013

Great News for Westbrook!

The most recent Connecticut Magazine edition on “Rating the Towns” rates Westbrook #3 out of 39 towns relative to the median sale price of a home. Please see rating chart below. On page 58 of the magazine, note the following: “If you’re interested in an affordable town along the shoreline, you might consider Westbrook, which ranks second in civic engagement, second in economic success and third in education”.


Rating Chart
October 24, 2013

Dog Ordinance Update


Please download the attached PDF to learn more about the updated dog ordinance.


Download the Updated Dog Ordinance
May 30, 2013

Westbrook Offers Discounted Prescription Drug Program

The Town of Westbrook, through its association with the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities (CCM), the statewide association of towns and cities, is now providing a prescription discount card that will provide uninsured and underinsured residents steep savings on prescription medicines. Westbrook is a member of CCM and this new program is only available to CCM member communities.


Download the Press Release
December 6, 2012
NEW - Septic pump out information for the Town of Westbrook is now available to the public through a site called Septic Search. The website address is http://septicsearch.com. You will be asked for the State and Town name, and then you may search by address or last name. All septic pumpers are required to submit Westbrook pump out records to this database. If you have questions regarding the information found on the site, please contact the Land Use Office at 860-399-3047. A link to the Septic Search site may be found in the Quick Links Section on this page.
A new quick link has been added for Financial Reports on the left. If you have any questions or comments regardingthe town's financial reports, please contact Andrew Urban, Director of Finance, at (860) 399-3004 oraurban@westbrookct.us.

Connecticut Officials Urge ALL Connecticut Residents to Sign Up for Emergency Alerts; Allowing Urgent Communications with EVERY CONNECTICUT Resident

The State of Connecticut today announced the opening of the registration website for CT Alert (www.ctalert.gov), the nation’s first statewide emergency notification system (ENS) enabling Connecticut authorities to communicate critical information to hundreds of thousands of Connecticut residents and businesses before, during and after emergencies.

Click HERE to read the complete letter

Please note the following openings on various boards and committees throughout the Town of Westbrook.

If you are interested in filling any of these positions, please contact Suzanne Helchowski in the First Selectman’s office at 860-399-3040 ext 110

  • Cable TV Advisory Council
  • River COG Selectmen’s Representative
  • Economic Development Commission
  • Fire Commissioner Alternate
  • Housing Authority
  • Inland Wetlands & Watercourses Commission Alternate
  • Town Center Alternate
  • Water Pollution Control Commission

Local Tide Chart

2012 Mill Rate is 20.98
2011 Mill Rate is 20.98