Today on 05/28/2017
Nothing scheduled for today
Town Hall Hours
Mon - Wed / 9:00am - 4:00pm
Thu / 9:00am - 7:00pm
Fri / 9:00am - Noon
2017 HOLIDAY SCHEDULE
MAY 29TH MEMORIAL DAY
JULY 4TH INDEPENDENCE DAY
SEPTEMBER 4TH LABOR DAY
OCTOBER 9TH COLUMBUS DAY
NOVEMBER 10TH VETERANS DAY**
NOVEMBER 23RD THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
NOVEMBER 24TH THANKSGIVING HOLIDAY
DECEMBER 22ND CHRISTMAS EVE DAY
DECEMBER 25th CHRISTMAS DAY
**Thursday, November 9th Close at 4:00 p.m.
New Emergency Notification System
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 Cancellations / Urgent Notices
MEMORIAL DAY PARADE
MAY 29TH 10:00 A.M.
RAIN OR SHINE
2017 Westbrook Memorial Day Parade Route
MONDAY, MAY 29TH 10:00 A.M.
Parade Begins and Ends in the parking lot behind the former town hall, known as the Riggio Building.
Depart the Riggio building parking lot, heading West, out
Riggio building will be on your left and Wilcox Fuel will be on your right.
Turn left onto US 1/Boston Post Rd, heading South. Then left onto South Main St.
[There will be a short ceremony at the cemetery on right on South Main St.]
Proceed to the end of South Main St and go straight onto US 1/Boston Post Rd,
passing Kingfisher Lane and Dunkin Donuts on your left. At the Intersection of
US 1/Boston Post Rd/Wesley Ave/Seaside Ave, turn right onto Wesley Ave.
Proceed to the end of Wesley Ave. At the “T” intersection of Old Clinton Rd and Wesley Ave,
turn right onto Old Clinton Rd.[There will be a short ceremony at Clark’s Bridge on Old Clinton Rd.] Continue East on Old Clinton Rd to the Intersection of Old Clinton Rd, US 1/Boston Post Rd, South Main St. and State Route 153/Essex Rd. At that intersection turn left onto US 1/Boston Post Rd. Then left again, immediately on to SR 153/Essex Rd. Proceed around the green on both sections of SR 153/Essex Rd. Half way around, turn right on SR 153/Essex Rd. heading East toward Walgreens and US 1/Boston Post Rd. Turn right when you get to that intersection: US 1/Boston Post Rd and SR 153/Essex Rd. [There will be a ceremony at the War Memorial on the Town Green, located on the right on US 1/Boston Post Rd.] Continue South on US 1/Boston Post Rd. Turn left at the parking lot entrance to the Riggio Building. As you turn left, Wilcox Fuel will be on you left and the Riggio Building will be on your right.
Important Announcement s
At the Town Meeting on 5/16/17, the vote on the Town budget (municipal and school) was adopted with 96 “yes” votes and 25 “no” votes. The tax bills will reflect the affirmative vote on the budget in the amount of $29,700,749.00 (school and municipal).
TOWN OF WESTBROOK
The legal voters of the Town of Westbrook, Connecticut and all others qualified to vote in meetings of said Town are hereby notified and warned that a Special Town Meeting will be held in the Multi Purpose Room of the Teresa Mulvey Municipal Center, 866 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, CT on June 15, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. to act on the following matters:
Item 1. To consider and discuss (but not to vote on) the following resolution:
RESOLVED: That the Code of the Town of Westbrook be amended by adding to Chapter 5 a new Article V called Concerning Blight.
A copy of the Ordinance is on file with the Town Clerk for public inspection.
All those persons qualified to vote in town meetings of the Town of Westbrook, Connecticut, are hereby further notified that pursuant to Section 7-7 of the Connecticut General Statutes, the Board of Selectmen of the Town of Westbrook has removed the above item on the call of this Special Town Meeting for submission to the voters of the Town of Westbrook who are qualified to vote at Town meetings for "yes" or "no" vote by voting machine on the following question:
Shall the Town adopt An Ordinance to Amend the Code of the Town of Westbrook - Concerning Blight?
The vote by voting machine will be conducted at the Mulvey Municipal Office Building, 866 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, Connecticut on July 13, 2017, between the hours between the hours of noon and eight o’clock p.m.
Item 2. To consider and act upon the following resolution:
RESOLVED: To approve, as a qualifying community program pursuant to the Neighborhood Assistance Tax Credit Program, a proposed energy conservation project to be undertaken by the Valley Shore YMCA, as set forth in its form NAQA-1 which is on file with the Town Clerk for public inspection.
Item 3. To consider and act upon the following resolution:
RESOLVED: That the sale of certain town property known as Westbrook Tax Map 185, Lot 030, and Map 186, Lot 31, for a price of THIRTEEN THOUSAND TWO HUNDRED DOLLARS ($13,200.00) to United States of America, Department of Interior, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, as recommended by the Board of Selectmen and Planning Commission, and after public hearing, is hereby approved, and the First Selectman is hereby authorized to execute such documents as may be required to effectuate such sale.
Item 4. To consider and act upon an appropriation, as recommended by the Board of Finance, from the Board of Education Capital Reserve Account to the Board of Education High School Exhaust Fan Project for fiscal years 2016-17 and 2017-18.
Item 5. To consider and act upon an appropriation, as recommended by the Board of Finance, from the Board of Education Capital Reserve Account to the Board of Education Middle School Gymnasium Upgrade Project for fiscal year 2016-17.
Item 6. To consider and act upon an appropriation, as recommended by the Board of Finance, from the Board of Education Capital Reserve Account to the Board of Education Windows Project for fiscal year 2016-17.
Dated at Westbrook, Connecticut this 1st day of June, 2017.
Board of Selectmen
John Hall, III
“In accordance with American with 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”.
“Public Workshop on Sidewalks scheduled for June 29th at 7:00 p.m. in the Mulvey Municipal Center.”
The Town no longer issues stickers for transfer station/beach stickers. You will need to show your ID. One of the following: drivers license (valid), tax bill or mail.
- Residents: FREE No parking pass needed at the gate. You must show a valid driver’s license, mail, or tax bill.
- Non-resident: $20 per vehicle/daily pass only sold at the gate.
July 7, 2016
Ordinance to Amend the Code of the Town of Westbrook Blight
Download the full attachement for details
Dog Ordinance Update
Download the Updated Dog Ordinance
Please download the attached PDF to learn more about the updated dog ordinance.
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