FAQ's

Can I meet with the First Selectman? 

Yes, the First Selectman maintains an open door policy, but it is always better to call in advance to schedule an appointment. 

How can I request that an item be included on the agenda for a Board of Selectmen's meeting? 
Email the Administrative Officer, or put your request in writing. If you are not sure whether your issue is a matter for the Board of Selectmen, call the office for a referral to the appropriate department. 

May I attend Town meetings? 
Yes, all Board and Commission meetings are open to the public. Although generally there is opportunity for public comment, if you want consideration of your issue, ask to be included on the agenda. 

When do the various Boards and Commissions meet? 
Meeting times and agendas are posted on the website and in Town Hall, outside the Town Clerk's office. Please check the Calendar on the home page. In addition, the local news papers publish meeting notices each week. 

What do I do if my power is out? 
Call Eversource emergency line 1-800-286-2000 to report a power outage and for information about restoring power at your particular location.