Press Releases


Public Forum on Pandemic Recovery for New Canaan Monday July 12th

Town Hall Fully Reopens

Waveny Summer Concerts

Update on Commuter Parking Renewals and Changes Regarding Downtown Parking Lots – updated June 3, 2021

Update on Commuter Parking Renewals and Changes Regarding Downtown Parking Lots

Board of Finance Approves a no increase mill rate for fiscal year 2022

New Canaan Memorial Day Parade and Ceremony

Gas Installation beginning Downtown

Dry Hydrants

2021 Clean Your Mile is Back!

Burning Permits

Public Safety/Cell Tower Balloon Float Test Scheduled for 1837 Ponus Ridge Road on Tuesday, April 6, 202

Town Council Approves FY2021 Budget of  $154.51 Million -  Increase of 0.48%, Estimated Mill Rate Decline of 0.2%

Town Receives Highest Credit Rating From Moody's Investors Service

Town of New Canaan Receives the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award from GFOA

Recreation Summer Facility Permits Available Online on April 5th

State Roadwork will require detour on route 123 beginning on Aril 12, 2021

Board Of Finance Approves FY2020 Budget Of $154.51 Million -- Increase Of 0.48%

AT&T Wireless Plans to Co-locate on Proposed New Public Safety/Cell Tower in Northwest Section of New Canaan

First Selectmen’s Budget Message Board of Selectmen’s FY 2021-2022 Budget

Board of Selectmen Approves FY 2021-2022 Budget of 157.7 Million an increase of 2.53% over current Fiscal Year

Mark Your Address

Taking Down Christmas Trees

Update on Town Parking Lot Enforcement & Permit Renewals

Updated West Road Bridge Replacement: January - July 2021


Leaf Collection Policy

Aquarion Mandates Water Conservation Measures

New Canaan Names New Emergency Management Leadership Team

New Canaan Launches New Emergency Notifications Platform

Transfer Station Permit Renewals Now Available Online

West Road Bridge Replacement

Waveny Summer Camps will open on June 22 with reduced capacity and hours

Town of New Canaan and Chamber of Commerce - Its Up to All of Us

90 Day deferral program on property taxes and sewer fees

Town Council Approves FY2021 Budget

First Selectman Orders closing of all Town & Public School Parks & Fields and outdoor Athletic Facilities

We will get though this together

Virtual Meetings Week of 3/23/2020

Town Offices to Close to Residents beginning Monday, March 23, 2020

Recreation Department Facilities Update

New Canaan Human Services Press Release

Bipartisan Transportation Forum Postponed

Department of Public Works Limited Access due to COVID-19

Board of Finance Approves FY2021 Budget of 153.96 Million - Increase of 1.33%

Town Council Virtual Meeting

Information about COVID-19, the Coronavirus

Change Your Clocks - Change Your Batteries

Town of New Canaan  Issues 2020 Community Survey Report

Board of Selectmen Approves FY 2020-2021 Budget

Town Website Launches "Report a Problem" Feature

Town of New Canaan  Appoints Lunda Asmani as CFO/Budget  Director

Town Receives change maker award for sustainability

New Canaan has suffered three major structure fires

Remembering New Canaan Veterans

Change Your Clocks -  Change Your Batteries.

United Nations Day is October 24

125th Anniversary Celebration for the Daughters of the American Revolution

Town Agrees to add more Boxcar Parking Spaces to Serve Downtown Train Station

Domestic Violence and Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

More Parking Spaces!

First Selectman's Statement on Waveny Park Safety

Town Supports First Annual Fieldfest

Statement By First Selectmen on Jennifer Dulos Investigation

Finance Department Receives Award for Excellence from GFOA

First Selectman Declares September 5th Addiction Awareness Day in New Canaan

Town Launches Upgrade to Public Safety Radio System

Town Hires New Firefighter

WCHN Community Health Survey

Town Hall Goes Solar

The Western Connecticut Convention And Visitors Bureau

Road Microsurfacing Beginning On Wednesday July 17

Eversource Downtown Night Work

Tick Borne Disease & Prevention

Request for Proposals for the Acquisition of Vine Cottage

New Town Engineer Hired

Fireworks Safety

Whistleblower Policy

South School Solar Project