Finance Department

 

 

 

Dorothy Faulise Doucette
 
Treasurer
Ext. 205
 
Erik Christensen
 
Director of Finance
Ext. 206
Debra Dossett Robinson
 
Bookkeeper
Ext. 203
Jeannette Bell
 
Assistant Bookkeeper
Ext. 204
 
Phone     860  376-7060
 
Department  Hours
 
Monday - Wednesday
  8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
     
Thursday
  8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
     
Friday
  8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
 
 

The Finance Office manages all of the accounting of the town with respect to revenue, expenditures, receivables, payables, and payroll. They also provide support to the Town Treasurer in the management of investments. Employee personnel services are also managed through the Finance Office.

Finance News

FY 16-17  APPROVED BUDGET  

 

 

FY 15 - FY 16  ADOPTED BUDGET

2014 Grand List Mill Rates

 

Griswold 26.08

Borough of Jewett City 3.90

 

Last Revaluation October 1, 2011

 

How Griswold Connecticut Compares with the State Average

The following statistics are taken from The Connecticut Economic Resource Center Town Profile 2011.

Griswold belongs to New London County, LMA Norwich-New London,

Southeast Economic Development Region and the Southeastern Connecticut Palnning Area.

http://www.cerc.com/TownProfiles/county.asp?county=New_London

Category

Number/ Amount

 
2007 Net Grand List $1,183,963,339
   
Per Capita $102,971
   
As a percentage of State Average 62%
  

2009 Total Revenue

$31,830,044

    
Tax Revenue $13,886,063
   
Non-tax Revenue $17,943,981
   
Intergovernmental $14,974,557
 

2009 Per Capita Property Taxes

$1,185

 
As percentage of State Average 48.6%
  

2009 Total Expenditures

$32,659,327

 
Education $26,080,659
   
Other $4,711,293
   

2009 Total Indebtness

$12,065,000

 
As a percentage of Expeditures  36.9 %
   
Per Capita $1,030
   
As a percentage of State Average 48.6%
 

2009 Annual Debt Service

$1,867,375

   
As a percentage of Expenditures 5.7%
   
Date of Last Revaluation 2009
   

2009 Moody's Bond Rating

   
 2007 Actual Mill Rate  28.75
    

Equalized Mill Rate (2007)

11.17
 

Percentage of Grand List Com/Ind (2007)

5.2%
   

Education   2009-2010 School Year

   
Total Town School Enrollment Town:     1,942 State:     552,782
   
Most public school student in Griswold atttend Griswold School District, which has 2,115 students
  

Connecticut Mastery Test Percent Above Goal

   
Grade 4
Grade 6
Grade 8
Town
State
Town
State
Town
State
Reading
61
64
79
69
71
69
  
Math
63
64
67
69
69
65
    
Writing
66
64
63
62
69
67
  

Students per Computer

Average SAT Score

   
 
Town
State
 
Town
State
Elementary
3.9
4.1
Reading
482
503
    
Middle
1.7
2.8
Writing
42
506
 
Secondary
1.6
2.7
Math
504
508
   

Average Class Size

   
Grade  K
16.8
Grade 2
20.7
Grade 5 22.5
  
Grade 7
23.5
High School
18.3
   
   

It would be a mistake to try to take any one of these rankings and apply it to any decision making process,

however, taken as a whole, they provide a useful analytical tool.

 

 

 

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