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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: September 10, 2019

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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: October 16, 2019

Department of Health to Launch Social Media Campaign

[Greenwich, CT] – The Town of Greenwich Department of Health will be launching a social media campaign as a tool to increase communications with the public. The Department will begin to utilize social media, most specifically Facebook, as a reso...

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Posted on: October 4, 2019

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) / West Nile Virus (WNV) Information

The Greenwich Department of Health would like to remind all residents that West Nile Virus (WNV) was isolated in mosquitoes in the month of August in the Old Greenwich area. To date, the Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) virus has not been isolated in mos...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) Frequently Asked Questions

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

October 14 designated as Peter J. Tesei Day

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, Peter J. Tese, a lifelong Greenwich resident, is serving an historic sixth term as First Selectman; and

WHEREAS, During his 12-year stewardship, the Town has consistently and effectively improved its infrastructure through strategic ca...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

RTM Members on ballot for 2019

District 1 - 22 Candidates for 19 seats

District 2 - 22 Candidates for 14 seats

District 3 - 10 Candidates for 10 seats

District 4 - 17 Candidates for 17 seats

District 5 - 22 Candidates for 18 seats

District 6 - 21 Candidates for 20 seats

District 7 - 22 Candi...

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

Greenwich Time: Commercial mooring proposal faces major criticism from Greenwich and Stamford

STAMFORD — Environmentalists, boaters and residents of the shoreline in Stamford and Greenwich came out in force Monday afternoon to criticize a proposal to build a marine storage facility off Stamford, a short distance from popular and busy rec...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

Forbes: Greenwich A Place Forever Synonymous With Luxury Lifestyle

In Greenwich, Conn., A-list celebrity residents are in no short supply. But there exists an irony to their presence in this town on Connecticut’s southwest edge. Despite the noise and attention that buzz around well-known people, Greenwich appea...

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Posted on: September 27, 2019

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Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) is a rare but serious disease caused by EEE virus.

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Posted on: September 23, 2019

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

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: September 6, 2019

Sept. 11 ceremonies planned in Cos Cob and Glenville

Two ceremonies will be held on Wednesday, Sept. 11, to mark the 18th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks that claimed the lives of 32 people with ties to Greenwich.

The first ceremony will take place from 5-6 p.m. at Cos Cob Park and will include rem...

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Posted on: September 4, 2019

Expert on getting young people to vote plans speech in Greenwich

GREENWICH — Young adults voted in the 2018 midterm election at an unprecedented rate, yet they continue to have the lowest participation rate of voting-age people in the United States.

Paul Loeb, founder of the Campus Election Engagement Project, ...

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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 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

* Cry...

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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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Stay Prepared

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Trash & Recycling

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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: 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: October 1, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich’s Hoarding Task Force is busier than you might think

Greenwich’s Hoarding Task Force is busier than you might think

By Tatiana Flowers September 29, 2019

GREENWICH — In 2012, firefighters rushed into an Old Greenwich home after the house was set ablaze with a mother and son in it. Official...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich crafting new accessibility policy for people with disabilities

Greenwich crafting new accessibility policy for people with disabilities

By Tatiana Flowers Published 3:38 pm EDT, Wednesday, September 25, 2019              

   

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

IN THE NEWS: Greenwich residents on Medicare, Medicaid struggle to find health care specialists

Greenwich residents on Medicare, Medicaid struggle to find health care specialists

by Tatiana Flowers Sep. 22, 2019

GREENWICH — Alyssa Williams was shopping at Target in Stamford nearly five years ago when her then-2-month-old daughter's face turn...

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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: September 27, 2019

Proposed Redevelopment of the Greenwich Train Station and surrounding area

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Greenwich Plaza is proposing a redevelopment of the Greenwich Train Station and surrounding area. The applications include: two (2) preliminary site plan and special permit applications; and text amendments to the Town of Greenwich’s Building Zo...

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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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Parking Services
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: October 11, 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: September 23, 2019

NEW! Update on Construction- Old Greenwich Force Main

Davis Avenue is scheduled to be OPEN Friday October 11, 2019 . However, it is scheduled to be CLOSED Monday-October 14, 2019 through Friday- October 18, 2019 from 7am until 5pm as the Old Greenwich Common Force Main replacement project continues....

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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

Code Enforcement Questions

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Posted on: October 8, 2019

RTM Members on ballot for 2019

District 1 - 22 Candidates for 19 seats

District 2 - 22 Candidates for 14 seats

District 3 - 10 Candidates for 10 seats

District 4 - 17 Candidates for 17 seats

District 5 - 22 Candidates for 18 seats

District 6 - 21 Candidates for 20 seats

District 7 - 22 Candi...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

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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.

A light dinner will be provided. There...

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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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