News Flash

Posted on: May 21, 2020

Newington COVID-19 Property Tax Relief Programs

COVID 19 Tax Relief Programs PDF

On April 1, 2020 Governor Lamont signed Executive Order 7-S which established the Tax Deferment and Interest Rate Reduction programs aimed at providing temporary tax relief to taxpayers due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Municipalities were required to offer a...

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Assessor and Revenue Collector
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Income & Expense Reports

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Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes, all owners of income producing properties are required to file the annual Income & Expense Reports to the Town Assessor on or before June 1.

This year, the Town of Newington is conducting its five-year state re...

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Assessor and Revenue Collector
Posted on: April 27, 2020

2020 Revaluation

2020 Revaluation

Work on the 2020 Revaluation is continuing despite the hardships incurred by the COVID-19 virus.

Beginning in May, individual residential property questionnaires called Data Mailers, which list all pertinent characteristics of the property will be mailed o...

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Assessor and Revenue Collector
Posted on: January 31, 2020

2019 GRAND LIST

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The Town Assessor has certified the 2019 Grand List which is a complete listing of all real and personal property in town as of the assessment date of October 1, 2019.

The total net taxable Grand List for this year is $2,657,248,824 which is an increase of...

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Assessor and Revenue Collector

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 21, 2020

CT Public Works Tribute Video

Newington News

The CT Training & Technical Assistance Center (T2) sent a link to a video tribute for all Town Engineering, Public Works and Facilities departments.  The link to the video is below.

Video: To Our Public Works Family: Public Works Week 2020

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Engineering Department

News Flash

News Flash

Posted on: May 19, 2020

Curbside Textile Recycling Collection has resumed

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Simple Recycling has resumed their curbside collection of textiles.  Residents are reminded to place their pink bags curbside on their scheduled recycling day for collection. For more information visit Simple Recycling.  

As reminder ther...

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Highway Department

News Flash

Posted on: May 6, 2020

Central Connecticut Health District

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A message the Central Connecticut Health District...  

Spring and warmer weather are here! But don’t let COVID-19 get sprung on your family and friends by breaking social distancing rules:

Be Smart:

  • ➢ Stay 6 feet apart from others...
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Human Services
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Newington Human Services is open for services

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 Financial Casework services will be conducted via phone interviews. We will interview you via phone to determine your situation, identify need and possible resource referrals and develop a plan for possible assistance. We will ask that you send ...

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Human Services
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Food Donations Needed for Newington Food Bank

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We need any groceries that you would use in your own home or grocery order.

We are currently in particular need of:

paper products: toilet paper, paper towels, tissues

Household cleaning supplies

Personal hygiene products

 Canned pasta

Soup

canned fruit...

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Human Services
Posted on: March 17, 2020

Food Bank is open

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Call 860-665-8590 to schedule Food Bank pick-up or delivery appointments . Pick-up appointments will be given for Tuesday afternoons from 12 to 3 pm and on Thursday mornings from 9 am to 12 noon. Recipients can also pick up food on either the 2nd...

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Human Services
Posted on: March 10, 2020

What to Do to Prepare for the Corona Virus

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  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after visiting the restroom; before eating; after blowing your nose, coughing, sneezing or touching your face.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Cover...
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Human Services

News Flash

Library

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Lucy-to-Go Curbside Service resumes on June 1st!

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We are please to announce that the Lucy-to-Go Curbside Service will begin again on June 1st. Please call 860-665-8700 to make arrangements to pick up your library materials that are on hold or call to reserve your materials for next day pickup. You can pl...

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Library
Posted on: May 18, 2020

New at the library -Qello - amazing live moments in music online

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New at the library - Qello, an new online service that allows you to watch over 1,500 of the most amazing live moments in music. It’s the world’s largest collection of full length concerts and music documentaries streamed on demand to ...

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Library
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Digital Storytimes at the Library

Digital Storytime

Digital Storytimes at the Library. We miss seeing you at our weekly storytimes so your favorite children’s librarians created digital storytimes for you to watch from home. Check back weekly for new videos.

See kids digital storytimes for more in...

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Library
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Read, Listen, Learn and View Online

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Check out the library’s online services that allow you to download or stream ebooks, audio books, movies, music and more to your device or computer. All you need is your Newington Library card.

See the Read, Listen & View page for more inform...

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Library
Posted on: May 18, 2020

Temporary Library cards are available at the library

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Temporary Library cards are available at the library.  Temporary Newington library cards are available to Newington residents who do not have a currently have a library card while the library building is closed.  Use this card to access ...

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Library
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Employment Series - Virtual Programs

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Employment & Marketing Series - Virtual Programs. The library is offering an Employment and Marketing Series of virtual programs in the month of May that include  a assists job seekers navigate the employment process.

Learn more about...

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Library

News Flash

Posted on: May 21, 2020

Newington COVID-19 Property Tax Relief Programs

COVID 19 Tax Relief Programs PDF

On April 1, 2020 Governor Lamont signed Executive Order 7-S which established the Tax Deferment and Interest Rate Reduction programs aimed at providing temporary tax relief to taxpayers due to the COVID-19 Pandemic. Municipalities were required to offer a...

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Newington News
Posted on: May 23, 2020

Press Release - May 22, 2020

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Press Release

As the result of the ongoing global COV1D-19 pandemic and the continuing Declaration of Civil Preparedness Emergency in Newington, the Town Hall remains closed through June 15th. Therefore, all meetings will continue to be remote until at lea...

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Newington News
Posted on: May 19, 2020

Newington - State of the Town

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The Newington Chamber of Commerce’s State of the Town event provides a look back at the prior years’ accomplishments and milestones as well as outlining challenges for the coming year.  

Miss the State of the Town Live stream. ...

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Newington News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

We're Gonna Be Alright

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Today the Town debuted a new video “We’re Gonna Be Alright” at the State of the Town event.   The video was created with the help of the Town of Newington Employees, Newington Community Television and L&R Product...

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Newington News
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Memorial Day Closing (5/25/20) - One Day Delay Curbside Refuse & Recycling Collection

May 25 Memorial Day

Newington Town Hall, Lucy Robbins Welles Library and other municipal facilities will be closed for Memorial Day, May 25, 2020. Trash and Recycling collection will be delayed one day due to the holiday. The landfill will be open Saturday and Sunday from 9:...

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Newington News
Posted on: May 13, 2020

Outdoor Restaurant Seating

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Governor Lamont’s latest COVID-19 Executive Order relaxes the rules for outdoor restaurant seating.  These new rules are actually almost exactly what we’ve been doing in Newington for the past week.  See attachment be...

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Newington News
Posted on: May 8, 2020

Newington Mobile App

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The Town of Newington mobile app provides easy access to agendas and minutes, meeting video, calendars, news flashes, and online forms.  Offering a wealth of information about the community. The app makes it convenient for the town to connect wit...

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Newington News
Posted on: April 27, 2020

2020 Revaluation

2020 Revaluation

Work on the 2020 Revaluation is continuing despite the hardships incurred by the COVID-19 virus.

Beginning in May, individual residential property questionnaires called Data Mailers, which list all pertinent characteristics of the property will be mailed o...

Read on...

Newington News
Posted on: April 3, 2020

Income & Expense Reports

Sign with green income arrow and red expense arrow

Pursuant to Connecticut General Statutes, all owners of income producing properties are required to file the annual Income & Expense Reports to the Town Assessor on or before June 1.

This year, the Town of Newington is conducting its five-year state re...

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Newington News
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Kindness Counts Nominations

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Kindness Counts is BACK and our world could use a some positive vibes more than ever right now!

It has been said that no act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. Here at Newington Parks and Recreation, we couldn’t believe this to be ...

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Newington News
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Playground and Court Restrictions

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Dear Newington,

It is our responsibility to keep the residents of our community as safe as possible. In order to do so, we must enforce an appropriate level of park and school ground restrictions to mitigate the spread of COVID -19. Effective immediately a...

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Newington News
Posted on: March 22, 2020

Governor Lamont Uses CTAlert System to Urge Connecticut Residents to ‘Stay Safe, Stay Home’

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Governor Lamont Asks Residents to Sign Up for Statewide Alerts to Keep Connecticut Residents Safe During COVID-19 Emergency

(HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Ned Lamont today will deliver a recorded voice message to more than four million phone numbers i...

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Newington News
Posted on: March 20, 2020

Newington Town Hall and Town Facilities Closed to Public

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To protect the community and minimize opportunities to spread Coranavirus (COVID-19), town offices and other town facilities will be closed to the public, beginning Monday March 23, 2020 until further notice.

At this time town employees will still be staff...

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Newington News
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Updated Police Reports Request Procedure

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Due to COVID-19 concerns, anyone that requires reports from the NPD Records Department should be advised that the request for police reports has changed. Please click the link below to view the updated procedure.

Updated Police Reports Request Procedure

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Newington News
Posted on: March 10, 2020

What to Do to Prepare for the Corona Virus

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  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after visiting the restroom; before eating; after blowing your nose, coughing, sneezing or touching your face.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Cover...
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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 that they’d like to see...

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Newington News

News Flash

Posted on: March 16, 2020

Update on programs in midst of COVID-19

Coronavirus Update

It is with much regret, that the Newington Parks and Recreation Department is announcing that there will be no pools including swim lessons, summer camps, Life. Be in It. Extravaganza, Motorcycle Madness, Touch-A-Truck, Water Lantern Festival, or special ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 31, 2020

Kindness Counts Nominations

Green background with text reading "Kindness Counts" and people below holding hands

Kindness Counts is BACK and our world could use some positive vibes more than ever right now!

It has been said that no act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. Here at Newington Parks and Recreation, we couldn’t believe this to be tr...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 25, 2020

Playground and Court Restrictions

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The Newington Parks and Recreation Department announces, effective immediately as of 2 p.m. on March 31, 2020 and until further notice, all residents are asked to completely stay off all park and school facilities. Park and school facilities include: all ...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: March 17, 2020

West Meadow Cemetery Clean Up

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The Newington Parks and Recreation Department announces today that 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...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 12, 2019

**NEW** Veterans Appreciation Event

Veterans Memorial Trailer News Flash

The Newington Parks and Recreation Department is excited to be constructing a Mobile Veterans Memorial that will honor: Veterans, living and deceased, and Active Military service members.  The department is planning to work with Jeff Gambino of I...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: December 20, 2017

Online Registration is the way of the future, and the future is NOW!

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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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Click here to register for programs online! 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

News Flash

Posted on: March 18, 2020

Overnight Parking Ban Release

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The citizens of Newington are hereby notified that effective March 18, 2020 the overnight parking ban, pursuant to Town Ordinance Section 18-18, is no longer in effect.

Police Department
Posted on: March 18, 2020

A message from Chief Clark

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Please see a message from Chief Clark regarding Newington police officer and civilian employee interactions with our community due to recent health concerns.

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Police Department
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Updated Police Reports Request Procedure

News1

Due to COVID-19 concerns, anyone that requires reports from the NPD Records Department may request the reports using our record request form and provide ALL the required information in the form.  There will be no in-person requests for reports. &...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 18, 2020

Child Car Seat Safety Checks/Installations

News1

Due to COVID-19 concerns, Child Car Seat Safety Checks/Installations have been suspended. 

Child Car Seat Safety Checks/Installations

Police Department

News Flash

Posted on: April 9, 2019

Scam Alert! Social Security Administration Phishing Phone Call Scam

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Scam Alert!

Recently, there have been numerous reports of scam phone calls claiming to be from the Social Security Administration (SSA). The calls often appear to come from actual SSA phone numbers but are fraudulent “voice phishing” sc...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Tech Help at the Senior & Disabled Center

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Tech Help - First and Third Wednesday of each month, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. at the Newington Senior & Disabled Center.

Tech Center volunteers, Ken, Jay and Jim are available to help with technology (cell phone, laptops, tablets, softw...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: January 21, 2020

Veterans' Coffee Hour - Monthly at the Senior & Disabled Center

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Veteran’s Coffee Hour – Third Friday of Each Month -  10:00 a.m.  at the Newington Senior & Disabled Center

All who served in the U. S. Military are invited to attend.  Share in camaraderie, devel...

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Senior & Disabled Center

News Flash

Posted on: May 13, 2020

Outdoor Restaurant Seating

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Governor Lamont’s latest COVID-19 Executive Order relaxes the rules for outdoor restaurant seating.  These new rules are actually almost exactly what we’ve been doing in Newington for the past week.  See attachment be...

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Town Planner
Posted on: April 20, 2020

Possible Amendments to LID (Low Impact Development) Regulations

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The TPZ will consider amending the LID (“low impact development”) regulations at the regular meeting on May 27, 2020. The zoning amendment would relieve commercial property owners from having to retrofit existing buildings and pavement...

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Town Planner
Posted on: January 31, 2020

Draft Plan of Conservation and Development (POCD)

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The current POCD was adopted in 2010 and by law must be updated no later than July 2020.  Please use the links below to view the updated draft POCD and the POCD Update page.

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Town Planner