Posted on: January 29, 2018

Notice of 2017 Annual Stormwater Report

Stormwater Management

In accordance with the Town’s General Permit for the Discharge of Stormwater from Small Municipal Separate Storm Sewer Systems (MS4), the Town of Newington is required to prepare an annual report on the Town’s Stormwater Management Plan.  The 201...

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Engineering Department

Library

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Library closed on Monday, February 19

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The library will be closed on Monday, February 19 in observance of Presidents' Day. It will reopen on Tuesday, February 20 at 10:00 a.m.

For library hours

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Library
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Powerful Beyond Measure - February 21, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.

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Join us on Wednesday, February 21 from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. to hear about author Cindy Mazzaferro speak about her program and book Powerful Beyond Measure.

Sponsored by the Friends of the Library

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Library
Posted on: February 13, 2018

Newington Library 5K Challenge online registration is now available

2018 Newington Library 5K Challenge Road Race

The 22nd annual Newington Library 5K Challenge Road Race will be held on Sunday, May 20 at 9 a.m. at Mill Pond Park. Online registration is now available.

For more race information

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Library
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Friends Bus Trip to Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio- May 12

Bus trip to Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio

Reserve a seat on the bus trip to Greenwood Glass Blowing Studio and lunch at Sweet Peas Restaurant in Riverton, CT. Cost of bus trip is $55 and reservations can be made at the Adult Information desk in the library. Bus trip sponsored by the Friends of th...

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Library
Posted on: February 9, 2018

Brown Bag it With a Book Discussion - Victoria by Daisy Goodwin

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Join us on Thursday, February 22 at 12:00 p.m. for a book discussion about Victoria by Daisy Goodwin. Part of the Tea & Scones- A Look at Queen Victoria series sponsored by the family of Cecile Deschler.

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Library
Posted on: February 8, 2018

iPad Essentials- Wednesday, February 28, 10:30 a.m.

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Join us on Wednesday, February 28 at 10:30 a.m. for iPad Essentials. This class will cover basic iPad skills. Bring your own device and questions to the class.

See adult events for more information.

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Library

Posted on: February 9, 2018

CRCOG Complete Streets Survey Map Now Available

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Newington is currently participating in CRCOG’s Complete Streets Survey. CRCOG is soliciting help from each of the member communities to determine which areas of Town could use improvements in their bicycle and pedestrian facilities. The survey map allows...

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Newington News
Posted on: January 31, 2018

Press Release - Town of Newington - Diesel Fuel Release

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01.30.2018 (Newington) - Update - On December 27, 2017, a resident reported a diesel fuel odor to town officials. The Town Manager immediately directed town personnel to locate the source of the odor. The source was a diesel fuel leak in an underground va...

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Newington News
Posted on: January 26, 2018

Town-Wide Leaf Collection Completed

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The sixth and final leaf collection has been completed.  Residents may bring any remaining leaves to the Town Landfill for disposal.  No permit is necessary for the disposal of leaves, only residency verification.

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Newington News
Posted on: February 12, 2018

Holiday Closing

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The Town Hall offices, Lucy Robbins Welles Library and other municipal facilities will be closed for the Presidents' Day Holiday, Monday, February 19, 2018.  There will be no delay in trash and recycling collection.

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Newington News
Posted on: January 11, 2018

Press Release

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On December 27, 2017, a resident noticed a diesel fuel odor in the area of Garfield Street near Willard Avenue and reported it to town officials. Town officials immediately responded by dispatching environmental cleanup specialists who arrived within an h...

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Newington News
Posted on: December 13, 2017

Snow and Fire Hydrants

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To ensure public safety, the Town of Newington is asking that any person who owns property (or any person who is residing in a residence) which abuts or is adjacent to a fire hydrant, to please be a good neighbor and remove snow accumulation away from the...

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Newington News
Posted on: August 10, 2017

Eversource Infrastructure Replacement

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Description of Work Activities to begin in August 2017:

Replace 13 existing single circuit, wood, H-frame structures with 13 new direct-embed, single circuit, weathering steel, H-frame structures that are slightly higher than the existing structures in New...

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Newington News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Stay connected!

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Keep in Touch

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Newington News
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyDashboard bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyDashboard. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords tha...

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Newington News

Posted on: February 6, 2018

Helicopter Rides are back this Summer!

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The Newington Parks and Recreation Department announces that the Century 21 Stamm Eddy Real Estate Company has committed for the third year to sponsor the Life. Be in it. Extravaganza helicopter rides on Wednesday, July 18th from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Ch...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: February 6, 2018

West Meadow Cemetery Clean Up

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The Newington Parks and Recreation Department announces today that the West Meadow Cemetery will begin its spring clean-up in order to clear the cemetery in preparation of the lawn cutting season. The Newington Code of Ordinances, Cemeteries, §194-13 C. s...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Online Registration is here!

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The Newington Parks and Recreation Department is excited to announce that online registration is here! In an effort to make the registration process more convenient, accessible and environmentally friendly, we have now made it possible to register for pro...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Join Our Team!

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Front Office:

The Newington Parks and Recreation Department is seeking an energetic and detail-oriented individual for the front office. Duties will include, but not be limited to, answering the phone, registering participants for programs using RecTrac so...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: January 16, 2018

Middle School Dances Cancelled

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In an effort to inform all parents and youth, please be advised that all the middle school dances held at the Mortensen Community Center have been cancelled for the remainder of the school year.

Parks & Recreation
Posted on: July 8, 2017

Concussion Information

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Newington Parks and Recreation is dedicated to creating a safe environment for all participants in our programs.

A fact sheet for parents containing information regarding concussions is available by clicking the link below.

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Concussion Information Parks & Recreation
Posted on: October 17, 2017

New at Newington Parks and Recreation

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The Newington Parks and Recreation Department is proud to announce the installation of two new structures in town. First, we have a brand new Fixation Station at the Clem Lemire Skate Park. This station has a variety of tools for bikers, skaters and more ...

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Parks & Recreation

Posted on: October 27, 2017

Winters coming! Soon, the parking ban is in effect!

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Police Department

Posted on: February 15, 2018

TPZ Notice of Decision - 02/14/2018

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At the February 14 meeting, the Town Plan and Zoning Commission made the following decisions

View the previous Notice of Decisions and Public Hearings.

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Town Planner
Posted on: February 9, 2018

CRCOG Complete Streets Survey Map Now Available

complete streets

Newington is currently participating in CRCOG’s Complete Streets Survey. CRCOG is soliciting help from each of the member communities to determine which areas of Town could use improvements in their bicycle and pedestrian facilities. The survey ...

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Town Planner
Posted on: December 29, 2017

New Zoning Application Requirements effective 1/1/2018

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As of January 1, 2018, all zoning applications for new building construction or additions  will require the posting of a $500 Erosion and Sedimentation control bond. The bond must be submitted with the zoning application.   Please contac...

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Town Planner