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Guilford Town Updates
- 8-31-16 - There will be a ceremony on the Guilford
Green on September 11, 2016, 9 a.m., to mark the 15th Annivesary of 9-11 and to honor our first responders. All are welcome!
- 8-31-16 - Guilford Land Conservation Trust Fall Walks
- 8-31-16 - The Regional Water Authority Representative Policy Board is seeking candidates to fill an opening on the five-member governing board of the Authority. This is a part-time salaried position, which requires approximately 200 or more hours per year, including business hours. more information
- 8-30-16 - Reminder: Presidential Election is November 8 - if you are not registered to vote please register at www.voterregistration.ct.gov. You must have a valid Connecticut driver’s license to register on line. Or Pick up a registration form at the Town Hall or Guilford Free Library
Please register as soon as possible.
- 8-30-16 - Absentee Ballot Application
- 8-19-16 The Guilford Parks and Recreation Department announces the end of summer schedule for Lake Quonnipaug and Jacobs Beach as staff are beginning to head back to school.
Lake Quonnipaug: Through August 24th Monday -Saturday 9:00a.m.-7:30p.m.
August 25-August 28: Open daily 10:00a.m. - 5:00p.m.
Beach closed for season effective August 29th.
Jacobs Beach:Through Monday, September 5th: Open Monday - Saturday 9:00a.m. - 5:00p.m. / Sundays 11:00a.m. - 5:00p.m. (Beach will not be open August 31, September 1-2)
- 8-03-16 - The Guilford Human Services Council is accepting funding applications for the 2017-2018 fiscal year. They are due by September 22. Application / Word Format.
- 8-10-16 - Board of Assessment Appeals Motor Vehicle Appeal Hearings, September 7, 2016, 5-7 p.m. legal notice
- 8-05-16 - The Public Works Department will begin its Chip Sealing Program on August 15, 2016. The following roads will be Chip Sealed this summer: Great Hill Road, Cooks Lane, Long Hill Road, Ledge Hill Road, Whispering Woods, Firetower Road, Moose Hill Road, Granite Road and Clear Lake Manor. Residents are asked to please refrain from parking on or near the following roads during the chip sealing process and drive slowly through areas where you see loose stone. Thank you for your cooperation.
- 8-05-16 - Whitfield/Water Street Ribbon Cutting Ceremony. Press Release / Photo.
- 8-04-16 - Guilford's "AAA" bond rating has been reaffirmed prior to a recent bond sale, which has yielded lower interest rates for the Town. more information
- 8-04-16 - The Town received a $54,133 Equity Distribution Check from its Insurance Carrier. Receipt of these funds will help offset budgeted expenses and insurance premiums for 2017. more information
- 7-25-16 - Upcoming East River Preserve Deer Management Program Press Release / Application.
- 7-21-16 - A thank you letter to the Guilford Community from Police Chief Jeffrey Hutchinson.
- 7-21-16 - There have been a number of recent black bear sightings in Guilford. Please read this DEEP informational flyer about Black Bears for safety tips.
- 7-13-16 - Revaluation - Why is it in 2017 and not 2018?
- 7-12-16 - E. C. Adams Middle School Tree Removal - Five trees in front of the E.C. Adams Middle School were removed on Friday July 8, 2016 by the Guilford School System due to public safety concerns. more information.
- 5-13-16 - The Board of Selectmen conducted a public hearing May 11, 2016, 7:30 p.m. at the Community Center to receive public comment on "An Ordinance to Amend the Code of the Town of Guilford - Chapter 218 Peddling and Soliciting." draft ordinance
- 2-09-16 - Long Cove/ Mulberry Point / Tuttles Point Water Main Extension Updates
- 1-29-16 - Eversource Transmission Maintenance will be performing maintenance on existing structures in Guilford. The work is not expected to interrupt electric service to Eversource customers. The Maintenance group plans to start approximately Monday 2/1/16 and will be notifying abutters of the work beginning tomorrow. The work is expected to is anticipated to be completed end of spring 2016. (Weather dependent). Access will be from the Eversource right-of-ways located in the following locations: Stepstone Hill Rd, Durham Rd, Michael Dr, Redcoat Ln, Surrey Ln, Long Hill Rd, New England Rd, Briarwood Dr, Jennifers Dr, West Lake Rd, Janeway Dr, and Wilderwood Dr.
- 2-19-13 - Looking for Help? A Directory of Human and
Social Services Available to Guilford
Residents. more information
- 8-28-12 - A reminder to
anyone who has not registered their cell numbers
with CT Alert to do so. Being
registered enables you to receive Reverse 911
calls and information regarding any emergency.
Please register as soon as possible as we head
into Hurricane and eventually the Winter
- Connecticut Resources
Recovery Authority- your
recycling program is better and greener than
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