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Plan of Conservation & Development

Town Hall Hours

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

2014 Town Hall Office Holidays

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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.

Storm Closings / Meeting Cancellations / Urgent Notices

Town of Westbrook

Thanksgiving Holiday Closing Notice

The Transfer Station will be closing at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, 11/25/15 for the Thanksgiving holiday.



Town of Westbrook Annual Holiday Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony




Town of Westbrook: Town Clerk's Office - Early Closing Notice

The Town Clerk's Office will close early on December 2nd, 2015 at 11:30 a.m.



DEEP: New Laws and Information

NEW Sunday Hunting: Effective October 1, 2015, archery deer hunters can hunt on Sundays on private land only in Deer Management Zones 1, 4b, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12 (zone map). Deer Management Zones 2, 3, and 4a are NOT open to Sunday archery deer hunting.

NEW Hunting Areas: DEEP is offering the opportunity for firearms deer hunting at two new areas: Mohawk State Forest Ziegler/Johnson Tract and Aldo Leopold Wildlife Management Area.

September 26, 2015 - Connecticut Hunting & Fishing Day: will be held on Saturday, September 26, 2015, at the Wildlife Division's Sessions Woods Wildlife Management Area in Burlington.



Town of Westbrook Animal Control Officer

Sandy Bannon


Handles domestic animals.



July 27, 2015


An Ordinance to Amend the Code of the Town of Westbrook



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

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 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

Local Tide Chart

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