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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Are You Living The Way You Want To Be Remembered?

What will your defining legacy be? We spend a lifetime amassing possessions to pass them on but is that really our legacy? What will your kids tell their kids about you? What gifts of ourselves do we leave behind? Let this be  a catalyst for posi...

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

Greenwich grows customer service improvements

As my office is assembling the final report for FY19 Community First Goals, I can’t help but reflect on the tremendous progress the Town has made on customer service. Upon entering office, the Town didn’t have a formal customer service training program an...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Greenwich ‘Parade of Champions’ Date Announced

GREENWICH, CT - Greenwich First Selectman Peter J. Tesei is pleased to announce that a date for a “Parade of Champions,” to honor the accomplishments of the Greenwich High School Cardinal athletic teams has been selected.

The Cardinal football team won the...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Town of Greenwich Hires Parking Services Consultant

GREENWICH, CT –  The Town of Greenwich has engaged an independent parking management consultant to review Town Parking Services operations.

The Chicago-based firm of SP Plus Corporation was the successful bidder selected by a seven-membe...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Greenwich Announces Decision on School Resource Officer Assignments

GREENWICH, CT - Town of Greenwich First Selectman and Police Commissioner Peter J. Tesei announced on Friday that beginning with the start of the 2018-19 school year the Greenwich Police Department will assign a second School Resource Officer (SRO) at Gre...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Unregistered Mooring Holders Take Note

All moorings are required to be permitted annually along with required documentation outlined in the application provided by the Greenwich Harbor Management Commission.

It is the responsibility of a mooring holder to submit, along with a completed applicat...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus in Greenwich

The State of Connecticut Mosquito Management Program announced that mosquitoes trapped near the Eastern Civic Center in Old Greenwich have tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV).  These are the first positive mosquitoes identified by the Conne...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Swimmer's Itch Reported at Greenwich Beaches

Greenwich, CT:  Today, the Greenwich Department of Health announced that they have been informed of episodes involving Swimmer’s Itch at several Greenwich Beaches.

Swimmer’s Itch, also called cercarial dermatitis, appears as a skin rash caused by ...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

The draft POCD, our vision for Greenwich 2030, is ready for your review

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Click on the link to the draft Plan of Conservation and Development (POCD), our vision for Greenwich 2030. For upcoming events and additional information please click here. This is a vision for a better Greenwich, as articulated by our residents, and the ...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

More detours planned as work continues on substation in Greenwich

With construction underway on a new electrical substation, Greenwich drivers will encounter more detours in the coming weeks.

Eversource Energy is building a new substation on Railroad Avenue at the former site of the Pet Pantry. But the bigger headache fo...

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

Greenwich Train Station, Railroad Avenue and surrounding area to be redeveloped

GREENWICH, CT - The Town of Greenwich is pleased to announce the redevelopment of the Greenwich Transportation Center through a public-private partnership between the Town of Greenwich and Greenwich Plaza, owned by The Ashforth Company. 

The $45 m...

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Posted on: July 9, 2019

Greenwich grows customer service improvements

As my office is assembling the final report for FY19 Community First Goals, I can’t help but reflect on the tremendous progress the Town has made on customer service. Upon entering office, the Town didn’t have a formal customer service...

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Posted on: June 14, 2019

Town, Eversource reach agreement on new central Greenwich substation and transmission lines

GREENWICH, CT – The Town of Greenwich and Eversource have reached an agreement to settle the legal challenge to the construction of a new Eversource substation and transmission lines in central Greenwich.

The Greenwich Board of Selectmen voted un...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

IN THE NEWS: CT opioid death data shows ‘it’s an everywhere problem’

CT opioid death data shows ‘it’s an everywhere problem’

By Ed Stannard Updated 2:13 pm EDT, Sunday, May 12, 2019     New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN — The nationwide opioid epidemic has hit hard in Connecticut, where accidental overdoses incr...

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Roadway Projects

The DPW-Highway Division will be conducting the following projects throughout the upcoming construction season of 2019

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Fire station funds slashed as Greenwich approves budget

GREENWICH — The town’s municipal budget got a late night approval from the Representative Town Meeting — but not before advocates of a proposed northwest fire station in Greenwich got some bad news. The full budget was approv...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Technology workshop presented by The Junior League

Junior League Tech Night

Join us and get your tech questions answered. The Junior League is presenting a Tech Workshop to members of the Senior Center on Wednesday, May 8, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Greenwich Senior Center, 299 Greenwich Ave.

A light dinner will be provided. There...

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Greenwich 2019 Distinguished Teachers Award Winners Announced

GREENWICH, CT - From Greenwich Public Schools: The Greenwich Distinguished Teachers Awards Committee, Inc. is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 Distinguished Teachers Awards:

* Sean Harriman, Greenwich High School, Social Studies

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Posted on: April 25, 2019

Greenwich Time: Local bands unveiled for Greenwich Town Party

On Wednesday, the GTP officials unveiled the acts that will be performing on the Town Stage as part of the all-day family music festival, set for May 25 in Roger Sherman Baldwin Park. That stage is for bands with local roots and those that perform in the ...

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Posted on: March 21, 2019

Greenwich Town Hall voicemail upgrades announced

GREENWICH, CT – Upgrades to the Greenwich Town Hall voicemail system will be made on the evening of Monday, March 25.

In order to perform the upgrades, the Town Hall voicemail system will be shut down from 5 p.m. to at least 11 p.m. on March 25.

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Town of Greenwich to expand pay-by-mobile parking on Greenwich Avenue

Greenwich, CT - Visitors to Greenwich who park on Greenwich Avenue now have another way to pay for parking. Patrons of Town of Greenwich parking lots have already been able to use their mobile device to pay for parking in addition to the multi-space or si...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Greenwich ‘Parade of Champions’ date announced

GREENWICH, CT - Greenwich First Selectman Peter J. Tesei is pleased to announce that a date for a “Parade of Champions,” to honor the accomplishments of the Greenwich High School Cardinal athletic teams has been selected.

The Cardinal football team won the...

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

A plan to make Greenwich the next Davos

Could the Town of Greenwich be the setting for the type of major financial summit that takes place yearly in Davos, Switzerland?

That's the plan, according to Bruce McGuire, president of the Connecticut Hedge Fund Association and co-founder of the inaugura...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Greenwich named safest city in America

SafeHome.org, which bills itself as a leading authority on home security and home-automation testing, rated Greenwich as No. 1 in its annual review of “safest cities,” defined as communities over 50,000 in population. It used recent st...

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Proposed zoning text amendments (8/1/18 version) regarding Special Permit and Special Exception

The Building Zoning Regulations currently specify when a particular use is subject to a special permit application subject to Planning and Zoning Commission review and approval, or a special exception subject to review and approval by the Zoning Board of ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Greenwich Retirement Board chairman announces pension plan Updates

GREENWICH, CT – With another Fiscal Year in the books, a reprise of the activities of the Retirement Board for Fiscal Year 2018 is in order.  This past year was a dynamic period of change and accomplishments for the Retirement Board. It was the f...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Greenwich announces decision on school resource officer assignments

GREENWICH, CT - Town of Greenwich First Selectman and Police Commissioner Peter J. Tesei announced on Friday that beginning with the start of the 2018-19 school year the Greenwich Police Department will assign a second School Resource Officer (SRO) at Gre...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Town of Greenwich hires Parking Services consultant

GREENWICH, CT –  The Town of Greenwich has engaged an independent parking management consultant to review Town Parking Services operations.

The Chicago-based firm of SP Plus Corporation was the successful bidder selected by a seven-member project ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Proposed zoning text amendments regarding Special Permit and Special Exception

Top schools, preservation of community character and enhancing neighborhoods are goals we all share.  How these goals are achieved has been the focus of recent debate with respect to the pending text amendment to increase the allowable floor area...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Greenwich Resident Survey

The Town of Greenwich Commission on Aging wants you to share your opinion on matters that are important to you and your community. The information collected from this brief Survey will be used to assess all aspects of life for 45+ in Greenwich. The result...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Exercising caution around downed utility wires

While most utility repairs of the damage caused by Tuesday’s powerful thunderstorms are nearing completion in Greenwich, we are forwarding this message from the state Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection regarding safety around downed po...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Spring Activities are Here

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Stay Prepared

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Learn more about what materials are and are not accepted through the city by visiting our Waste Disposal page.

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Posted on: July 5, 2019

Greenwich Youth Conservation Program Gives 112 Local Youths A Summer Work Opportunity

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Greenwich Youth Conservation Program Gives 112 Local Youths A Summer Work Opportunity

July 3, 2019, GREENWICH, CT

For more than 40 years, the Greenwich Youth Conservation Program (GYCP) has helped local 14- and 15-year-olds gain summer work ex...

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Posted on: August 2, 2018

Immigration Resource Guide

This resource guide is intended to provide new members of our community and our country with help in navigating their new surroundings and in finding services, such as childcare, healthcare, employment, housing and legal services. These services will enab...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich beach unveils project aiding people with mobility issues

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

STATE OF CONNECTICUT RENT REBATE PROGRAM

STATE OF CONNECTICUT RENT REBATE PROGRAM

 

Application filing period from April 1st 2019 through 

October 1st 2019

The Greenwich Department of Human Services is currently accepting application for the State of CT Rent Rebate Program. State l...

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Posted on: May 23, 2019

IN THE NEWS: CT opioid death data shows ‘it’s an everywhere problem’

CT opioid death data shows ‘it’s an everywhere problem’

By Ed Stannard Updated 2:13 pm EDT, Sunday, May 12, 2019     New Haven Register

NEW HAVEN — The nationwide opioid epidemic has hit hard in Conn...

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Laurel House takes on mental health one person at a time

Laurel House takes on mental health one person at a time

By Ken Borsuk Published 12:00 am EDT, Monday, April 22, 2019         

GREENWICH — Like mental health itself, Laurel House’s mission is ...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich student survey yields surprising results

Greenwich student survey yields surprising results

By Jo Kroeker Updated 9:43 am EST, Thursday, November 29, 2018            

GREENWICH — Substance abuse, cyberbullying, social media use and th...

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Posted on: December 4, 2018

IN THE NEWS: Western Greenwich agency on front line in fight to close achievement gap

Western Greenwich agency on front line in fight to close achievement gap

By Jo Kroeker Updated 8:33 am EST, Tuesday, November 13, 2018              

GREENWICH — Even when her mom has a...

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Posted on: July 20, 2018

Creating New Town Email Accounts

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Members of the Representative Town Meeting, Town Boards, and Town Commissions are eligible for town email addresses. To obtain an email account after their term has begun, they can contact the Town of Greenwich Information Technology Help Desk via phone, ...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

The draft POCD, our vision for Greenwich 2030, is ready for your review

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Click on the link to the draft Plan of Conservation and Development (POCD), our vision for Greenwich 2030. For upcoming events and additional information please click here. This is a vision for a better Greenwich, as articulated by our residents, and the ...

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Board of Selectmen unanimously approve formation of Energy Commission

Energy conservation makes good economic sense. Greenwich Town Board-Selectmen unanimously approved the creation of a dedicated Energy Commission.

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Proposed zoning text amendments (8/1/18 version) regarding Special Permit and Special Exception

The Building Zoning Regulations currently specify when a particular use is subject to a special permit application subject to Planning and Zoning Commission review and approval, or a special exception subject to review and approval by the Zoning Board of ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

P&Z Study of Use Groups and Parking

The Planning and Zoning Commission is working with the firm of Fitzgerald Halliday (Report March 2017) to amend the zoning regulations pertaining to commercial zones to provide greater clarity in the definitions (6-5 of the Town of Greenwich Building Zone...

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Waterfront Business Zone Public Meeting August 7

The Waterfront Business Zone (WB) Public Meeting will be held on Tuesday,  August 7, 2018 in the Town Hall Meeting Room at 7:15 PM.  There will be NO DECISION at this meeting.  It is simply an introduction and request for public...

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Posted on: February 20, 2019

Town of Greenwich to expand pay-by-mobile parking on Greenwich Avenue

Greenwich, CT - Visitors to Greenwich who park on Greenwich Avenue now have another way to pay for parking. Patrons of Town of Greenwich parking lots have already been able to use their mobile device to pay for parking in addition to the multi-space or si...

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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Town of Greenwich Hires Parking Services Consultant

GREENWICH, CT –  The Town of Greenwich has engaged an independent parking management consultant to review Town Parking Services operations.

The Chicago-based firm of SP Plus Corporation was the successful bidder selected by a seven-member project ...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Greenwich Recreation Newsletter

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Receive Updates on Program and Facility Postponements

For updates on program and facility postponements, check out the RECREATION SPORTS webpage. To sign up for text and e-mail weather communications, click here.

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Posted on: August 6, 2019

Youth Scholarship Donation Program

The Greenwich Parks & Recreation Scholarship Fund provides Greenwich’s youth access to recreational programs. Our scholarship program provides income eligible families exposure to positive experiences, and active lifestyles, as well as opportunities t...

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Posted on: November 16, 2018

Eastern Greenwich Civic Center Community Needs Report (PDF)

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

New Planning & Zoning Pending Applications for the Commission

The Planning & Zoning "Pending Applications" page on the website is updated! Please check it out to see what is being proposed in town. 

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

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Posted on: May 15, 2019

Roadway Projects

The DPW-Highway Division will be conducting the following projects throughout the upcoming construction season of 2019

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Posted on: August 22, 2018

Renovations Happening in DPW

Please pardon our appearance as we renovate our Department.  The Highway and Sewer Divisions still operate from 8:00am-4:00pm with permit hours from 8:00am-3:00pm.  They are temporarily located across from the Engineering Division. As of...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

List of Recyclables Now Available

Find out what items are collected as part of single stream recycling.

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Permit Applications

Get information about applying for permits online.

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Streetlight Outage Reporting Available Online

Is there a streetlight out near you? Report it online through Eversource.

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Building Inspection Process

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Building permits do not automatically include zoning approval. There is a separate zoning permit issued by the Zoning Enforcement officer.

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Call Before You Dig

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Planning a back yard project? Call and verify underground utilities before you dig.

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Meeting for RTM members hosted by Ben Branyan concerning the Greenwich Train Station

Date: Tuesday, August 27th

Time: Beginning at 7:00 pm

Location: Town Hall Meeting Room

Host: Ben Branyan, Town Administrator

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

RTM District Vacancies

District 8 has one vacancy.

District 10 has three vacancies.

District 12 has two vacancies.

Please contact the Town Clerk's Office for more information.

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Greenwich Retirement Board Chairman Announces Pension Plan Updates

GREENWICH, CT – With another Fiscal Year in the books, a reprise of the activities of the Retirement Board for Fiscal Year 2018 is in order.  This past year was a dynamic period of change and accomplishments for the Retirement Board. It...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Board Chairman announces Pension Plan updates

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Greenwich Retirement Board Chairman Announces Pension Plan Updates

GREENWICH, CT - As we enter the Fiscal Year 2018-2019 budget cycle, I thought it would be

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Posted on: April 29, 2019

Technology workshop presented by The Junior League

Junior League Tech Night

Join us and get your tech questions answered. The Junior League is presenting a Tech Workshop to members of the Senior Center on Wednesday, May 8, from 5:30-7:00 p.m. at the Greenwich Senior Center, 299 Greenwich Ave.

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Posted on: August 5, 2018

Welcome to the new website

On, Aug. 8 the Town of Greenwich launched a new website, GreenwichCT.gov, that will revitalize how residents interact with the town and its departments. The modern, branded and unified website will improve the relevancy, accuracy, timeliness and overall q...

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