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Plan of Conservation & Development

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Thu / 9:00am - 7:00pm
Fri / 9:00am - Noon

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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.

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Town of Westbrook, connecticut


Sealed bids for the installation an emergency standby generator for the Westbrook Fire Headquarters (the “Generator”) will be addressed to Andrew Urban, Director of Finance, and will be received at the First Selectman’s Office, Town Hall, 866 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, CT 06385, until 11 AM prevailing local time on June 13, 2016 at which time and place said bids will be publicly opened and read aloud.

The Installation involves the following tasks at the Westbrook Fire Headquarters, 18 South Main Street:

  • Supply and install one (1) 60 kw, 1800 RPM, 120/208 volt, 3 phase generator

The Instructions to Bidders, Form of General Bid, Agreement, Specifications, and other Contract Documents may be examined at the First Selectman’s Office, Town Hall, 866 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, CT 06385.

There is a pre-bid conference on June 1, 2016 at 10AM, Westbrook Fire Station, 18 S. Main St. Westbrook; it is not mandatory.

The Bidder agrees that this bid shall be good and may not be withdrawn for a period of 30 working days, Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays excluded after the opening of bids.

The Town reserves the right to waive any informalities or to reject any or all bids.

 



Town of Westbrook Public Hearing


Notice is hereby given that the Board of Selectmen will hold a PUBLIC HEARING on May 26, 2016 @ 7:00 p.m. in the Multi Media Room of the Teresa Mulvey Municipal Center, 866 Boston Post Road, Westbrook, to hear the following: The Policing needs of the Town of Westbrook.

The public is invited to comment.

In accordance with the 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.

Noel Bishop,
First Selectman

 



Town of Westbrook Annual Town Budget

for the Fiscal Year July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017



Town of Westbrook



Pictured above are several municipal employees including Superintendent Ciccone and Selectman Hall. At the BOS meeting on 5/9, the Westbrook Foundation was recognized and thanked for all of their many financial contributions to the Town of Westbrook and the Westbrook Public School system.

 


July 27, 2015

 

An Ordinance to Amend the Code of the Town of Westbrook

Blight

 

1. Purpose.

This Chapter is enacted pursuant to the Municipal Powers Act (Sec. 7-148, et seq) of the State of Connecticut General Statutes.  It is hereby found and declared that there may exist within the Town of Westbrook a number of real properties, which are vacant and/or in a blighted condition, whose continued existence may contribute to the decline of properties and neighborhoods.  It is further found that the existence of such properties adversely affects the economic well-being of the Town and is inimical to the health, safety, and welfare of its residents.   This Chapter is sensitive to the private property rights of the citizens of Westbrook and to extenuating circumstances due to age, disability, and citizens’ economic situations.

 

Download the full attachement for details

Please Note: The Blight Ordinance is in draft form and is not yet approved.


Blight Ordinance

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 regarding the town's financial reports, please contact Andrew Urban, Director of Finance, at (860) 399-3004 or aurban@westbrookct.us.

Local Tide Chart

2015 Mill Rate is 23.14
2014 Mill Rate is 22.51
2013 Mill Rate is 21.79
2012 Mill Rate is 20.98
2011 Mill Rate is 20.98