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A MESSAGE FROM THE HEALTH & SAFETY COMMITTEE
In an emergency, dial 911 or your local emergency number immediately.
An emergency is any situation that requires immediate assistance from the police, fire department or ambulance. Examples include:
A crime, especially if in progress
A car crash, especially if someone is injured
A medical emergency, especially for symptoms that require immediate medical attention
If you’re not sure whether the situation is a true emergency, officials recommend calling 911 and letting the call-taker determine whether you need emergency help.
One more note …. Don’t assume someone else made the call ……. Dial 911 it’s that easy.
Link to rabies alert 1/10/20 - Click here to view.
STATE OF CONNECTICUT PRESS RELEASES, DEEP & PUBLIC HEALTH NOTICES
We received official notice that Pachaug Pond will be drawdown this winter season. Due to previous circumstances, Glasgo Pond will also be drawndown this winter season. The three foot drawdown will begin on or about October 30, 2019 and will continue to be drawndown through the season, but no later than April 11, 2020. Hopeville and Ashland Ponds are tentative for the 2020/2021 season, Pachaug is tentative for the 2021/2022 season and Glasgo is tentatively scheduled for the 2022/2023 season.
ATTENTION RESIDENTS - PUBLIC NOTICES
TOWN MEETING NOTICES ARE FOUND UNDER LEGALS/RFPs/RFQs
ATTENTION RESIDENTS – IMPORTANT TAX INFORMATION:
The Town of Griswold and Borough of Jewett City have adopted a “Deferment Program by Application” regarding Executive Order 7S, Section 6 and Executive Order 7W, Section1 by order of Governor Lamont for tax bills. The requirements are listed below:
Click here for complete list of tax sales of properties.
BOARD AND COMMISSION VACANCIES
Please contact the Selectman's office 860-376-7060x2201.
Zoning Board of Appeals (alternate)
Connecticut Water Customer Advisory Council (must be a customer of CT Water)
Any resident interested in serving shall submit a letter of interest to Todd Babbitt, First Selectman, 28 Main St. Jewett City, CT 06351 or contact them here.
TAX COLLECTOR NOTICES / ASSESSOR'S NOTICES
TOWN OF GRISWOLD/BOROUGH OF JEWETT CITY
NOTICE OF TAX COLLECTOR
ATTENTION RESIDENTS – GRISWOLD AND JEWETT CITY
DUE TO THE FACT THAT THE TOWN HALL IS CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC,
THE TAX OFFICE WILL ACCEPT PAYMENTS THROUGH THE FOLLOWING METHODS:
1. Drop box – Side of the building. Mark outside of envelopes Tax Office.
2. Regular mail.
3. Credit Card or Debit Card by phone or online at www.griswold-ct.org, click departments, click tax office,
click make your online tax payment here. (There is an additional fee for this feature charged by the
processing company whether by phone or online). All credit cards 2.5%, MasterCard Debit 2.5%, and
Visa Debit $3.95.
4. Electronic Check (ONLINE ONLY) for an additional fee of $2.00 (charged by the processing company).
View PUBLIC NOTICES above for a link to all properties available by TAX SALE.
TOWN CLERK NOTICES
Please click here for a legal notice for the Towns of Bozrah, Brooklyn, Colchester, Franklin, Griswold,
Killingly, Lebanon, Lisbon, Plainfield, Preston, Putnam, Sprague, Sterling, Thompson and Voluntown.
August 11th, 2020 Presidential Preference Primary
**Originally Scheduled for April 28th, 2020**
July 21st, 2020– Regular absentee ballots become available. Request yours here
August 6th, 2020 – Deadline for new voters and unaffiliated voters to enroll in a party, by mail-in registration, for voting in the primary. For new voters, mail-in applications must be postmarked or received by the Registrar of Voters or voters registration agency by this deadline. For unaffiliated voters, the mail-in application must be received (not merely postmarked) by the Registrars by the deadline.
August 10th, 2020 – Deadline for registering in person with the Registrar of Voters or Town Clerk, as a new voter or an unaffiliated voter enrolling in a party, for voting in the primary. Registrations must be done by Noon (12:00 PM).
August 11th, 2020 - Presidential Preference Primary. Polls open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m.
For questions please contact the Registrar of Voters (860) 376-7060 ext 2208 or 2210 or the Town Clerk’s office (860) 376-7060 ext 2100 or 2101
UPCOMING COMMUNITY EVENT,
ACTIVITIES AND PROGRAMS
TOWN OF GRISWOLD and BOROUGH OF JEWETT CITY
CONNECTICUT - 06351