June 20, 2016
1. Shall the Town of North Stonington approve the estimates and recommendations of the Board of Finance with respect to the annual General Government budget including Redemption of Debt and Capital for fiscal year July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017, in the amount of $6,222,248 and make specific appropriations and authorize expenditures in connection therewith as appear advisable?
323 YES 404 NO
2. Shall the Town of North Stonington approve the estimates and recommendations of the Board of Finance with respect to the annual Board of Education budget for fiscal year July 1, 2016 through June 30, 2017, in the amount of $ 13,011,045 and make specific appropriations and authorize expenditures in connection therewith as appear advisable?
273 YES 457 NO
SCRRRA Household Hazardous Waste
-Online Voter Registration Link-
Because 2016 is a Presidential year we can expect that voter participation will be strong and that third party organizations and campaigns will be highly active. This is also a reminded to register in advance, or update your information to minimize any confusion on Election Day. The link will help you confirm that your address on file is current as well as your party affiliation. It will be especially helpful in the Presidential and State Primaries because Connecticut only allows enrolled members of the major party to vote in those elections.
Black Bear Sightings
There have been several reports of Black Bears in the Wyassup Lake and Pendleton Hill Area.
or call the State Wildlife Division, at (860) 675-8130
Community Close-UP Article
North Stonington is among Connecticut’s most beautiful towns, with its stunning stone walls, thousands of acres of hilly countryside and open space (including five working dairy farms), and a coveted place on the National Register of Historic Places, with nearly 60 homes and other buildings dating back to the late 18th and early 19th centuries..... MORE
Housing Rehabilitation Program
The town of North Stonington was approved for a $400,000 Housing rehabilitation grant.
Grant money is available for those who qualify while funding is available.
Hewitt Farm will be maintained, protected and preserved as a place of traditional New England beauty with its fields, stonewalls, forests, pond, waterways and eighteenth century... MORE
In 2010, the Sunshine Review, a 501(c)3 non-profit, pro-transparency organization developed a ten-point transparency checklist to evaluate if government websites proactively and voluntarily disclose information to the public and media.
The following is a list of their recommendations that should be on a Municipal Website and what the Town of North Stonington has available... MORE