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Today on 04/16/2014

4pm Retirement Board
12:00am - 12:00am
4pm Retirement Board
North Conference Room
12:00am - 12:00am
7pm BOF
12:00am - 12:00am
7pm BOF
Multi-Media Room
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






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 the Annual Town meeting will be held in the Multi Purpose Room at the Mulvey Municipal Center, 866 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, Connecticut on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. to consider and act on the following:

1.        To designate May 8, 2014 as the date for the Annual Town Budget Meeting of the Town of Westbrook, Connecticut in conformance with Connecticut General Statutes, Section 7-388 for the purpose of acting upon the Annual Budget for the Fiscal July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2015.

2.        To nominate and elect three (3) Fire Commissioners to serve for a term of three (3) years to April 30, 2017 pursuant to Section 7-21 of the Westbrook Code of Ordinances.

3.        To nominate and elect one (1) Fair Rent Commissioner to serve for a term of  four (4) years to May 15, 2018 pursuant to section 2-202 of Westbrook Code of Ordinances. 

4.        To nominate and elect two (2) Forest Commissioners one (1) to serve for a term of two (2) years to April 29, 2016 and one (1) to serve for a term of one (1) year to April 29, 2015   pursuant to Section 9-162 of the Westbrook Code of Ordinances.


5.        To accept the grant and approve the following capital appropriation in the Capital and Non-Recurring Expenditure in the amount of $355,637.00 Source Account # 101.2015.XXXX.5515.4

DESPP School Security Grant in the amount of $105,413.00 and Source Account#101.3020.0000.0960.3 CNR Reserve-BOE Capital Projects in the amount of $250,224.00 to Budget Account #101.2015.XXXX.XXXX.5      .

6.        To approve the Fiscal Year 2015 - 2019 Capital Improvement Plan.



Dated at Westbrook, Connecticut this 9th day of April 2014.


                                                                                                           Board of Selectmen



                                                                                                           Noel Bishop

                                                                                                           First Selectman



                                                                                                           John Hall, III




                                                                                                           Chris Ehlert


“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.”

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 in the ‘Customer’ section. Connecticut Water is also on Facebook ( and Twitter (

2014 Household Hazardous Waste Collections

Click to view the 2014 Household Hazerous Waste Collections 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.

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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 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

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 (, 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