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Posted on: March 1, 2024

PUBLIC MEETING DATE CHANGE: North Street Bridge Replacement Project

Meeting Information

The public meeting date for the North Street Bridge Replacement Project has been moved to April 9, 2024, at 6 p.m. in the Town Hall's Cone Room. This public information meeting is hosted by the Town of Greenwich Department of Public Work...

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Posted on: March 1, 2024

MARCH 1: Community Connections from Fred

Rare Disease Day

Strickland Rd forum; RTC primary; Debate for Democracy; Campership; GHS cleanup; Red Cross flag raising & Safety Town; NTN Spring luncheon; researchED; YWCA Women Who Inspire; Rare Disease Day, LIFE: Six Women Photographers; Riverhouse Dr. Seuss Day

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

FEB 23: Community Connections from Fred

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Dorothy Hamill Rink; Climate change; Vine cutting postponed; Cos Cob power; RTC Primary voting; Community Gardens; Sustainability Awards & more!

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Posted on: February 16, 2024

FEB 16: Community Connections from Fred

Weathering the storm; Snow sculptures; Town Hall updates; Panhandling; Happy 102nd birthday; Geothermal workshop; Electric landscape; PFA concerns; Home battery webinar; Trivia challenge; Music events & more..

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Posted on: February 12, 2024

Town Hall Closed Tuesday, Feb 13 due to winter storm warning

Feb 13, 2024-5am

TUESDAY 5:00 AM WINTER STORM UPDATE

Snow has just recently started falling and overall total forecasted amounts across the state have decreased a bit.

Total Snowfall : 5 to 8” likely, with reasonable worst case of 9 to 11” into mid to la...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

FEB 9: Community Connections from Fred

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Budget season; Strickland Road forum; Valentine bake sale & date night; Greenwich Symphony; Eco-friendly salons; Community fundraisers, Blood drive & more...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Outdoor Dining Barrier Design Competition

Outdoor Dining Design Competition

The calendar does seem to fly by and before you know it temperatures will be warming up and we will have another year of outdoor dining in Town.This is a program we are always trying to improve every year and one thing we would like to improve for this sp...

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

FEB 2: Community Connections from Fred

Outdoor Dining Design Competition

Construction on the Ave; Outdoor dining barriers; Heart Month; Tax help; Public safety; Wildlife program; Town Employees honored; Local events and more...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

JAN 26: Community Connections from Fred

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Budget presentation; Survey results; Leaf blowers; Taxes; Wallace Center; Bridge project award; Screen Agers; Magnet school deadline; Volunteers needed; Local performances and more…

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Posted on: January 22, 2024

First Selectman Camillo unveils budget Tuesday night at 6

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First Selectman Fred Camillo will publicly present his proposed 2024-25 municipal budget on Tuesday night, Jan 23, at 6 p.m.

The presentation will be done before the Board of Estimate and Taxation’s Budget Committee and can be watched both in person and li...

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

JAN 19: Community Connections from Fred

Freezing weather ahead; Courteous parking; MLK Jr. Salute; Budget presentation; Blood need is urgent; Wallace Cafe; Students visit Town Hall; Greenwich Symphony is back; Winter Market; Resident Survey...

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Posted on: January 17, 2024

Caution urged during cold temps, warming centers available

Cold Impacts Vulnerable Populations

GREENWICH, CT – With frigid temperatures expected through the weekend, Greenwich has activated its cold weather protocol and First Selectman Fred Camillo is urging residents to take care and avoid the extreme cold whenever possible.

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Posted on: January 12, 2024

JAN 12: Community Connections from Fred

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Storm response thank you; Salute to MLK; Korean War Veterans; Operation Fuel; Dancing for DC; Sail into summer; Sustainability; Adopt a pet and more...

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Posted on: January 10, 2024

2023 Greenwich Resident Satisfaction Survey Results

PRESS RELEASE

2023 Greenwich Resident Satisfaction Survey Results

 

GREENWICH, CT – Residents continue to see the Town of Greenwich as a great place to live with excellent amenities one might find in a city while still being a community wi...

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Posted on: January 5, 2024

JAN 5: Community Connections from Fred

National Weather Service map Jan 5-6 2023

Weekend snow watch; MLK Day; Legislative breakfast; Board of Selectmen meeting topics; Block grant applications; Flinn Gallery; Garden clubs & adoptable dogs & more...

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Posted on: December 29, 2023

DEC 29: Community Connections from Fred

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A new year, fresh start; Canine courtesy; Federal safety grant; Christmas tree recycling; Central Middle School forum; Permit fees, deadlines & more

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Posted on: December 22, 2023

DEC 22: Community Connections from Fred

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Have a wonderful Christmas and holiday season; Town Hall hours; Tax bills arriving; Griff concession opportunity; Christmas nativity; SummerFare 2024 and more...

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Posted on: December 15, 2023

DEC 15: Community Connections from Fred

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Noise ordinance repeal; Storm response; Leaf collection complete; Land Use Department hours; Electric rates; Messiah performance: PowerSmart campaign.

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Posted on: December 10, 2023

First Selectman Fred Camillo urges residents to take caution during flood watch

DEC 10 330 PM UPDATE SUNDAY

First Selectman Fred Camillo is urging residents to take caution after he was informed that a flood watch has officially been issued for the Greenwich area for Sunday evening through Monday afternoon. 

 

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Posted on: December 8, 2023

DEC 8: Community Connections from Fred

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Board of Selectmen sworn in; Holiday drives and celebrations; Pomerance Tuchman; Bruce lecture; Honor heroes; Cos Cob Park; Parsonage Cottage & more

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Posted on: December 1, 2023

DEC 1: Community Connections from Fred

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Preview Text: Town Hall tree lighting; Holiday celebrations & events all over Town; ‘Tis the Season for giving; GHS Vestibule brick drive; Christmas tree sale & more

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Posted on: November 22, 2023

NOV 22: Community Connections from Fred

2023 FOOD DRIVE-FB

Be grateful and give; Coats for families and kids; Crossing guards needed; Albanian flag raising; Old Greenwich Detour; Ukraine fundraiser; Solar forum; Broadband advocacy; Riverside Garden Club; Abilis holiday shopping & more…

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Posted on: November 17, 2023

NOV 17: Community Connections from Fred

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Freedom of information concerns; Resident satisfaction survey; Roadwork moratorium; Battle of the Badges; Holiday Festivals & Events; Turkey Trot, Pet supply drive & more…

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Posted on: November 10, 2023

NOV 10: Community Connections from Fred

Veterans Day 11-10

Thank you for your support; Veterans Day; Your Eversource bill; Grapefruit sales; Pumpkin rescue; Holiday food drive & events; Sustainability News; Ceramic Art lecture, Adoptable pets & more!!

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Posted on: November 9, 2023

Town of Greenwich Awarded $400,000 by the U.S. Department of Transportation to Improve Road Safety

The Town of Greenwich Department of Public Works (DPW) secured $400,000 in federal grant funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) to develop a comprehensive, data-driven safety action plan aimed at improving road safety for all modes of ...

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Posted on: November 3, 2023

NOV 3: Community Connections from Fred

Voting in Greenwich; Veteran's Day; Leaf collection; Silver Shield walk; More I-95 Construction this weekend; Greenwich Point Wildflowers; Concerts; Fundraisers & more...

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Posted on: October 27, 2023

OCT 27: Community Connections from Fred

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School bus safety; Glenville Forum; EOC Dedication; Pomerance & Tuchman Survey & Meeting; Halloween; Accessory Dwelling Units; Turkey Trot; Town Clerk hours; Coat Drive; ADUs; Arts; Authors...

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Posted on: October 20, 2023

OCT 20: Community Connections from Fred

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Absentee ballots; Parking permit renewals; Howl & Prowl; Ghouls in the Garden; Round Hill Volunteer Rick Strain; Waste injustice; Community cleanup; Radical pots, Garden Club meeting; Pickleball; Greenwich United Way; Adopt Jack the cat & more

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Posted on: October 17, 2023

Greenwich Time: DPW plans to raze, replace Dorothy Hamill Rink despite neighborhood objections

GREENWICH — After years of deliberations, study and committee work, plans to build a new ice skating rink off Western Junior Highway have been submitted for approval by the town Planning & Zoning Commission.

The plan calls for building the ri...

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Posted on: October 13, 2023

OCT 30: GLENVILLE FORUM #2

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This past summer we had an overflow turnout at the Glenville Fire House to discuss issues in Glenville and Pemberwick, and First Selectman Fred Camillo pledged we would hold another with updates on projects that directly impact Glenville as well as the la...

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Posted on: October 13, 2023

OCT 13: Community Connections from Fred

GREATS 10-13

Stand with Israel; Glenville Forum #2; Upcoming traffic issue; Coastal cleanup; Narcan training; Town coat drive; Pedestrian safety; Falling leaves; Glimmerglass concert; Night of illusion; Honoring GREATS & more

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Posted on: October 11, 2023

STAND WITH ISRAEL RALLY SET FOR FRIDAY

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First Selectman Fred Camillo has announced the Town of Greenwich will host a Stand With Israel unity rally on Friday, Oct. 13, at 11:30 a.m. outside of Town Hall.

The event is being put together in partnership between the Town, UJA JCC Greenwich and AJC We...

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Posted on: October 6, 2023

Flood Watch in Effect for Greenwich

600 PM EMOC 10-06-2023 MAP

6:00 PM FRIDAY OCTOBER 6, 2023 

A Flood watch is in effect for Southwestern Connecticut with widespread 1 to 2” of rainfall likely, and localized 3 to 4” possible across the Flood Watch area during a 6-9 hr period between 4 a.m. and 2 p.m...

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Posted on: October 6, 2023

OCT 6: Community Connections from Fred

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Flooding issues; Pemberwick Park; Columbus Day; Absentee ballots; Greenwich GO; Abilis Walk/Run; History in the Making; Foodshed Forum & more...

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Posted on: October 2, 2023

Nationwide FEMA Alerts to US Cell Phones, TVs and Radios Wednesday

Nationwide Text Alert from FEMA Oct 4 2023

On Oct. 4, 2023, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) plans a nationwide mobile alert test that will send an emergency SMS to all cell phones in the United States.

In coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), the national tes...

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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Greenwich to Remain Fully Open in Event of Federal Government Shutdown

In the event of a federal government shutdown, the Town of Greenwich will continue to be able to assist residents in need.

On Friday, First Selectman Fred Camillo met with several key Town of Greenwich department heads about the looming possibility of a sh...

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Posted on: September 29, 2023

Sept 29: Community Connections from Fred

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Flood preparation; Breast Cancer Awareness; Knights of Columbus Flea Market; Transportation safety forum; Paper shredding; Tulip Project; Dahlias; Meals on Wheels; Animal blessing & more

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Posted on: September 22, 2023

Open Forum on Affordable Housing Trust Fund

The Town of Greenwich will continue to advocate for local solutions to create more affordable housing instead of one-size fits all State mandates. The new Affordable Housing Trust Fund is a major step forward in these efforts and, as they begin to ramp up...

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Posted on: September 22, 2023

First Selectman Camillo warns storm could impact Greenwich

SEPT 22 WEATHER INFO AND VIDEO

Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo is urging residents to be cautious as heavy rains and wind could impact the area on Saturday because of Tropical Storm Ophelia.

Emergency Management Director Joseph Laucella has said that the current forecast is for r...

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Posted on: September 22, 2023

SEPT 22: Community Connections from Fred

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Storm watch & weather cancellations; American Legion BBQ; Affordable Housing; I-95 Noise; DART to the Finish; Patriotic Concert; Glove Up Greenwich; Blood Drive; Flu Clinics; Community Cleanup at Binney Park and more...

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Posted on: September 15, 2023

SEPT 15: Community Connections from Fred

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Flag policy; Constitution Day; Woman's Club tag sale; Mexican Independence Day; Mary Hull honored; Pediatric cancer; Fall Carnival; Byram FD Car Show; Pemberwick Glenville ValleyJam, COVID and more

 

 

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

Fred Camillo applauds Historic Local Property Decision for Bruce Park

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First Selectman Fred Camillo is applauding the decision made by the Town of Greenwich’s Planning and Zoning Commission to confer local historic property status on Bruce Park without any opposition.

Consideration of the local historic property status must n...

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Posted on: September 8, 2023

SEPT 8: Community Connections from Fred

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Bruce Park historic designation; Glove Up Greenwich; Coastal Cleanup Day; Mexican Independence; Byram Vets 100th; Parking survey; Sept 11th ceremonies; Free Music Friday; Adoptable dogs & more...

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Posted on: September 1, 2023

SEPT 1: Community Connections from Fred

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Labor Day weekend; Preparedness month; Senior tax relief; Rethink Waste Day; Cos Cob Library; Armstrong Court dedication; Foodshed forum & more...

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Posted on: August 22, 2023

Investigation finds no evidence of discrimination in GPS hiring practices

An independent investigation into the hiring practices at Greenwich Public Schools has concluded and the final report has determined there is no evidence of systematic discrimination on the basis of age, religion, or political affiliation by the GPS durin...

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Posted on: August 18, 2023

AUG 18: Community Connections from Fred

Mothers for Others 8-18 2023

Help for Maui; Glenville Forum; Parks & Rec photos; More Free Music Fridays; Become a poll worker; Mothers for Others; Historical Society; West Nile & more...

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Posted on: August 14, 2023

Glenville Community Forum

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MONDAY, AUGUST 14 AT 6:00 PM

Glenville Fire House & Zoom

The recorded video is available here: https://youtu.be/5eTjLXsYvfw?t=287

Fred Camillo & Lauren Rabin are hosting a community forum in Glenville to hear directly from residents about ma...

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Posted on: August 11, 2023

AUG 11: Community Connections from Fred

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Good news from Aquarion; Glenville forum; Health fair; OG Sidewalks; News from Izyum; GrahamBerries; St. Roch's Feast & more...

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Posted on: August 4, 2023

AUG 4: Community Connections from Fred

Free music Friday; Swimmers itch; Bear sightings; Byram construction begins; Fountain on the Ave?; Commissioner visits; Summer school students, adoptable pets and more...

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Posted on: July 28, 2023

July 28: Community Connections from Fred

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Heat continues; Taxes deadline August 1; St. Roch's Feast returns; Lighting & sign regulations hearing; Blood drive in Cos Cob; Greenwich crew honored at Town Hall; Old Greenwich Farmers Market, & more...

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Posted on: July 21, 2023

JULY 21: Community Connections from Fred

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Flooding forum planned; Park cleanup; Parking guide; Share the fare; Jazz on the Sound; Tour de Veggie; Conga line honors; BOS at night...

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Posted on: July 14, 2023

JULY 14: Community Connections from Fred

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Sign up for Greenwich Alerts! Sidewalk sales continue; Bastille Day; LWV Capital Projects Study; Tree removals on Sheephill and Guinea Roads; Green thumbed youth; Honoring Crew athletes & more...

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Posted on: July 7, 2023

July 7: Community Connections from Fred

How to Survive a Heatwave National Health Services

High heat concerns; Free Music Fridays; Sidewalk Sales; Carnival of Fun; Byram stories; Paving program & Mr. Grumpus finds a home...

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Posted on: July 5, 2023

First Selectman Camillo announces opening of cooling centers

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The State of Connecticut has activated its heat-related protocol and Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo has announced the opening of several cooling stations around Town for residents seeking relief from the heat and humidity as well as from air quali...

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Posted on: June 30, 2023

June 30: Community Connections from Fred

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Celebrate Independence Day; Safe Streets grant sought; Storm preparedness; Full ferry service is back; Permits for Holly Hill; DHS Campership & more...

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Posted on: June 26, 2023

Greenwich is one of America's Safest Small Towns

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Greenwich is one of the 10 safest small towns to live in according to a new study by the personal finance firm MoneyGeek.

This study is done annually and it ranks the safest small towns by the cost of crime per capita. On this year’s list, Greenwich is ran...

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Posted on: June 23, 2023

JUNE 23: Community Connections from Fred

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Fireworks and July 4th ceremony; Ferry service changes; Glenville forum; Summer paving to begin; Dog license deadline June 30; Climate change survey; Women Engineers celebrated; GHS summer interns at Town Hall & more…

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Posted on: June 19, 2023

Patch: Grannick's Pharmacy Closes After 80 Years In Greenwich

Grannick's Pharmacy, a staple on Greenwich Avenue for 80 years, closed up shop on June 13.

"Thank you for selecting us as your pharmacy and supporting us for so many years. We'd like you to know that Grannick's Pharmacy has ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2023

JUNE 9: Community Connections from Fred

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Signs outside Town Hall; GHS Parade of Champions; Free Music Fridays return; Students visit Town Hall; Binney Park fundraiser; Youth Philharmonic; Voter registration; Father’s Day Comedy at Senior Center; Teen Library Volunteers...

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Posted on: June 7, 2023

Smoke from the Canadian wildfires continues to be present here in Connecticut

STATEMENT FROM THE OFFICE OF THE FIRST SELECTMAN

As of 12 p.m., smoke from the Canadian wildfires continues to be present here in Connecticut.

We are being advised by the State of Connecticut Department of Emergency Services & Public Protection that the...

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Posted on: June 2, 2023

June 2: Community Connections from Fred

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Leaf blower restrictions; Parade of Champions; Lights Out Greenwich; Art Shows; Garden Tours and more...

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Posted on: May 26, 2023

May 26: Community Connections from Fred

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Remembering our fallen heroes; Glenville Dog Park; Safe Boating; Jewish American Heritage; Recreational trails grant; Barbara’s House Walk-a-thon; Pride Month; Parsonage Cottage “Tee” Party; Gun Violence Awareness Day; Low-cost Rabies Clinic & more...

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Posted on: May 5, 2023

MAY 5: Community Connections from Fred

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CMS Community Forum; Old Greenwich Construction; RTM Budget Vote; Strickland Brook; Call for Vietnam Veterans; Mental Health Awareness Month; Hazardous Waste Day; GPD Car Show; Plant sale at GLT; Augmented Reality STEAM camp & National Day of Prayer...

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Posted on: April 21, 2023

April 21: Community Connections from Fred

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Sister city in Ukraine; Leaf blowers; Cos Cob Library; Earth Day events; Arch Street Hope Day; Maestro Mueller's final concert; Adoptable pets & more: 

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Posted on: April 19, 2023

Notice: Sign up now to new townwide emergency alert system

After months of hard work by the entire dedicated Emergency Management Team, led by Emergency Management Director Joseph Laucella, the Town is launching the new Greenwich Alerts system powered by EverBridge.

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Posted on: April 13, 2023

Notice to Greenwich Alarm Users

Alarm Annual Registration Fee for the period July 1, 2023 - June 30, 2024 is due by July 1, 2023 and must be paid by July 31, 2023.

Penalties will be assessed for any payment received after July 31, 2023.  

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Posted on: March 24, 2023

March 24: Community Connections from Fred

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Outdoor dining returns; Parking fees; Harbor Dredging; Greek Independence Day; Earth Day; Food drive; Bruce Museum; Boman Observatory & more...

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Posted on: March 17, 2023

March 17: Community Connections from Fred

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day; GHS Athlete Celebration; Vernal pool walk; Essay Contest; Invasive species webinar; 36th Annual GHS Jazz Festival; Greenwich Tree Doctors; GEMS Back to the 80s; ReThink Waste Fair, & more…

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Posted on: March 10, 2023

March 10: Community Connections from Fred

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March 10: Community Connections from Fred

Correction: Please note that the Lion's Club Pancake Breakfast is Saturday at Greenwich High School.

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Posted on: March 3, 2023

MARCH 3: Community Connections from Fred

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March snow response; BET Budget meetings; Central Middle School forum; Geese management; Cos Cob Association; Community Gardens; Adoptable Yorkie...

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Posted on: February 27, 2023

Town Hall delayed opening on Tuesday, Feb. 28

Statement from Acting First Selectwoman Lauren Rabin on Town Hall Delayed Opening:

 

Due to the winter storm warning in effect, Town Hall will have a delayed opening on Tuesday, February 28, 2023.

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Posted on: December 22, 2022

Winter Storm Advisory Report

GREENWICH, CT – With a concerning drop in temperatures forecast for the Christmas holiday weekend, Greenwich is advising residents to be cautious.

Due to the Christmas holiday, warming center opportunities will be limited in the Town of Greenwich....

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Posted on: October 28, 2022

ATTENTION: Town Hall Elevators Out of Service

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As of October 28, the Town Hall elevators are out of service; repairs are scheduled to take at least a week. Town departments will accommodate those who wish to visit Town Hall and require elevator use. Please call the main Town Hall phone line, 203-622-7...

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Posted on: September 7, 2022

New robotic mower at Town Hall eliminates direct emissions

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On Sept. 21 at 12 p.m., First Selectman Fred Camillo will initiate a ribbon-cutting ceremony at Town Hall for a robotic mower that cuts the grass without producing direct emissions.

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Posted on: July 1, 2022

Greenwich July 2nd Fireworks Cancelled Due to Forecast

The Greenwich Department of Parks and Recreation held a joint meeting this morning with the Office of the First Selectman, Greenwich Police, Greenwich Fire, and the Town’s Emergency Manager to review the weather forecast for tomorrow and make a determinat...

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Posted on: June 21, 2022

Extended Expiration Dates: Flowflex COVID-19 Antigen Home Test

Since the launch of its Flowflex COVID-19 Antigen Home Test, ACON Laboratories, Inc. has continued testing for product stability to extend the shelf-life. These results have been shared with the FDA . We are pleased to announce that the request to extend ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Ride-A-Bike Week was a rolling success

The recent Ride-A-Bike Week garnered a lot of attention from website visitors, its announcement the second-most viewed news item in the last month.

First Selectman Fred Camillo proclaimed the week of May 1-7, 2022 Ride a Bike Week in Greenwich, to raise aw...

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Posted on: April 7, 2022

First Selectman Camillo issues update on 1-95 project

First Selectman Fred Camillo is pleased to announce that the state Department of Transportation is withdrawing its plan for the refurbishment of the 1-95 corridor from Exit 2 to Exit 6.

"Governor Lamont has informed me that he has directed the DOT to ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2022

2021 Resident Satisfaction Survey Results

PRESS RELEASE

 

2021 Greenwich Resident Satisfaction Survey Results

 

 

GREENWICH, CT – Improvement to the level of and quality of services the Town of Greenwich provides its residents continues to be a top priority of First Selectma...

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Posted on: January 28, 2022

Greenwich Board of Selectmen Enact Snow Emergency

GREENWICH, CT. – In anticipation of the Nor’easter snowstorm that is expected to begin this evening, Friday, January 28, and continue through tomorrow evening, Saturday, January 29, the Greenwich Board of Selectmen has imposed a snow emergency that will r...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Additional COVID test kit distribution for Greenwich residents announced

GREENWICH, CT – Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo has announced plans for a second distribution of COVID-19 home test kits for residents.

The Town has received an additional allocation from the State of Connecticut.  The kits will be distribu...

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Posted on: January 6, 2022

Snow storm impact on Greenwich operations

 Dear Greenwich friends and neighbors,

The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory, effective at midnight tonight, Thursday, January 6, and continuing until noon tomorrow, Friday, January 7.  

According to the Nationa...

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

UPDATED: Greenwich COVID test kit distribution plan

GREENWICH, CT – Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo has announced plans for the first phase to distribute approximately 6,000 COVID test kits to residents. 

The number of available kits is significantly less than the 16,020 tests the Town was o...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

First Selectman Camillo announces update to face mask requirement

With the number of residents contracting COVID-19 continuing to rise on a daily basis, First Selectman Fred Camillo announced that visitors to and employees at all Town facilities, including Town Hall, will be required to wear face masks. 

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Posted on: November 30, 2021

American Rescue Plan Funding Opportunities for Nonprofit Organizations

For Immediate Release: November 30, 2021

This morning the Town released a RFP for nonprofits to submit proposals to respond to the public health emergency or its negative economic impact due to COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: November 24, 2021

New Greenwich table tennis center offers training, play times

Among the fine dining and luxury shops of downtown Greenwich stands a new epicenter for table tennis. 

CRUSH, a state-of-the-art table tennis center, has opened to the public with two floors filled with table tennis equipment sprawled out across 6...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

October 26th - Storm Update

Credit: Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection. A map of the expected storm track which will arrive in Connecticut tonight and continue into Wednesday. 

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors.

The powerful Nor’easter type storm i...

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Posted on: October 18, 2021

Resident Satisfaction Survey - Available Online

The Town has conducted a biannual resident satisfaction survey in 2014, 2016, and 2018. The survey was scheduled to be conducted in 2020, but was postponed until 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic. The Town has again contracted with Great Blue Research of ...

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

First Selectman Camillo announces update to face mask requirement

For Immediate Release: September 23, 2021

GREENWICH, CT – As residents continue to receive COVID-19 vaccinations and infection and hospitalization rates continue to decline, First Selectman Fred Camillo announced that the mandate to wear a mask businesses ...

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Posted on: September 9, 2021

International Coastal Cleanup & Environmental Fair

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Greenwich Green & Clean, in partnership with Skip the Straw Greenwich, is sponsoring the International Coastal Cleanup (ICC) and Environmental Fair on Saturday, September 18 (11 am - 3 pm) at Greenwich Point Park. 

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Emergency Declaration as a result of Tropical Storm Ida

RESOLUTION OF THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF THE TOWN OF GREENWICH DECLARING AN EMERGENCY AS A RESULT OF TROPICAL STORM IDA

 

WHEREAS, under Connecticut General Statute section 28-8a, the Chief Executive Officer of a municipality in which a major d...

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

FEMA offers Public Assistance in declared disaster areas for wide range of affected people

FEMA offers Public Assistance (PA) funds for individuals, homeowners, renters, business owners in declared disaster areas.

Click the individual links below for respective offerings: 

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Ida Remnants Storm Update

The remnants of Hurricane Ida passing through our area last night left about eight inches of rain within a nine-hour period of time resulting in flooding in many neighborhoods, in addition to many downed trees and power lines.  Public safety and ...

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Posted on: August 26, 2021

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Posted on: August 21, 2021

Greenwich First Selectman announces changes in mask, vaccination protocols

First Selectman Fred Camillo issued an order Friday, August 20 regarding universal masking in an attempt to mitigate the spread of the highly contagious delta variant of the COVID-19 virus.

 

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Posted on: August 21, 2021

Hurricane Henri Storm Impact

PRESS RELEASE – FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Hurricane Henri is expected to arrive in Connecticut early Sunday. The track of the hurricane – as of Saturday afternoon – puts landfall further west along the Connecticut coastline than origin...

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Posted on: August 21, 2021

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Connecticut DPH Issues Health Alert: Fairfield County Now Upgraded To The High Transmission Category

HARTFORD, Conn. – The Centers for Disease Control has now placed Fairfield County in the “High Transmission” category of COVID-19. Fairfield is the fifth county in the state to be upgraded to the High Transmission category. New Haven, Ha...

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Posted on: August 18, 2021

Republican Fazio declares victory in race for 36th State Senate District

About an hour-and-a-half after the polls closed Tuesday night in the special election for the 36th Senate District, Republican Ryan Fazio claimed victory in the three-way race.

Cheers erupted at Fazio’s campaign headquarters in Riverside as the w...

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Posted on: August 10, 2021

Greenwich police marine unit rescues boat that hit rocks

GREENWICH — The Greenwich Police Department’s Marine Section made a rescue near the Cos Cob Harbor over the weekend, coming to the assistance of people on a pleasure boat that hit rocks and began taking on water, police said.

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Greenwich Time: Town to study long-term trends on conservation and development

GREENWICH — The town of Greenwich will soon have a report card that grades its progress on the guiding principles of its Plan of Conservation and Development.The POCD is developed every 10 years and acts as a guiding document for the town&rs...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

Community Newsletter from Fred Camillo: July 9

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors.

More than 5 inches of rain from tropical storm Elsa soaked the Town today. We were fortunate that the heavy winds that were forecast did not materialize.

Our first-responders have been doing yeoman’s work in answer...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

Community Connections From Fred

Tropical Storm Elsa is on a path to impact Connecticut

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors.

As the hurricane season is upon us and Tropical Storm Elsa is on a path to impact Connecticut later this week, I want to take this opportunity to provide you with helpful personal safety guidelines as the Town pre...
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Posted on: June 28, 2021

Greenwich Time: Police prepare for all scenarios including DUIs, emergency first aid

Back in 2015, a sanitation worker’s arm became trapped inside the compactor of a garbage truck, nearly severing his limb below the elbow.A police sergeant and a patrol officer who responded to the emergency used what is known as a combat applica...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Community Connections from Fred: Permit Deadlines, Fourth of July...

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors.

We are finishing up the first week of summer and judging from the number of activities and programs scheduled around Town, we certainly aren’t in the summer doldrums.

The ribbon-cutting of the new bump-ou...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Community Newsletter from Fred Camillo: Tax bills being mailed Monday, June 21

Starting July 1, the 2021-22 Holly Hill Resource Recovery Center permits will be required to use the dump. 

 

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors. 

Tax bills coming 

Tax Collector Heather Smeriglio has announced that ...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Community Newsletter from Fred Camillo, June 11: Honoring John Margenot

Honoring former First Selectman John Margenot.

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors.

Community service and volunteerism are two of the greatest aspects of living here in Greenwich.

And I cannot think of anyone who epitomizes service and volunteerism mor...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Senior Center open for limited programs

Dear Friends, We hope this letter finds you and your loved ones healthy, happy and safe and that the warmer, brighter days of Spring bring renewed hope and a stronger sense of optimism and excitement for the future. 

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Water main break on Station Drive

A water main break occurred at 8:49 a.m. at Station Drive in Greenwich. Repairs will take an estimated 8-10 hours to complete. Customers affected on Indian Field Rd & Intrieri Ln. Hydrants are also affected. 

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

June 4 Community Newsletter from Fred Camillo

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors,

The Sewer Division of the Department of Public Works will be rehabilitating a portion of the Old Greenwich Common Force Main. This work is one segment of the Old Greenwich Common Force Main and includes the replac...

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Posted on: June 2, 2021

Greenwich Time: No new COVID cases reported for nearly two weeks

GREENWICH — For all of May, just 13 new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the Greenwich schools.It’s the lowest total in any month since September. And June is starting with zero cases of the coronavirus, as well. On Tuesday, the dist...

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Posted on: May 29, 2021

Memorial Day Weekend Community Newsletter from Fred Camillo

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors.This weekend we will celebrate Memorial Day – a day with a history that dates back to the Civil War.  

It was General John A. Logan, the commander-in-chief of the Union veterans group that was kno...

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Posted on: May 28, 2021

Greenwich Fire Department Shares Safe Grilling Guidelines

May 28, 2021 – With the return of warm weather and the official start of summer right around the corner, people are firing up their grills and cooking delicious meals to spend time with loved ones and friends. Whether it’s burgers and dogs on a p...

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Posted on: May 21, 2021

Community Newsletter from Fred Camillo

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors.

 

There is some great news from the Department of Public Works for back country residents who live on Taconic Road and North Street.

 

At 4 p.m. today, the South Stanwich Road causeway was reopened ...

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Posted on: March 18, 2021

2021 Neighborhood Assistance Act Program Application

The Town of Greenwich is currently accepting proposals from interested agencies/organizations for the State of Connecticut 2021 Neighborhood Assistance Act (NAA) Program. The NAA Program allows for a tax credit to be earned by business firms that make cas...

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Posted on: March 11, 2021

Greenwich High School Community Breaks Ground on Cardinal Stadium Improvement Project

On Wednesday afternoon under bright blue skies, the Greenwich High School community said goodbye to an old friend, and symbolically kicked-off the process to usher in a new one with a groundbreaking ceremony. One by one, town and school officials, along w...

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Posted on: January 31, 2021

Greenwich Board of Selectmen Enact Snow Emergency

 

GREENWICH, CT. – In anticipation of the Nor’easter snowstorm that is expected to begin this evening, Sunday, January 31, and continuing through Tuesday, February 2, the Greenwich Board of Selectmen has imposed a snow emergency that will restrict...

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Posted on: January 29, 2021

Community Connections from Fred

Greetings Greenwich friends and neighbors. 

Congratulations and welcome to five new Greenwich Fire Department recruits. I had the pleasure of swearing in the new firefighters this week on the apparatus floor of Central Station.

 

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Posted on: January 14, 2021

Adults over 75 can register today for COVID vaccines. Here's how it works

Starting Monday, Connecticut residents 75 and older who don’t live in a long-term care facility can roll up their sleeves and get their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine.

But as with most things pandemic-related, it won’t be as simple as calling the famil...

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Posted on: January 6, 2021

First Selectman Fred Camillo Makes Statement on Washington, DC Violence

One of the most honored traditions of our great Republic is the peaceful transition of power. What is transpiring today in our Nation's Capitol is disgraceful and against everything good that this nation has stood for more than 244 years. 

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Posted on: December 21, 2020

Greenwich looks to offer 90-day delay on property taxes

GREENWICH — Greenwich will again offer relief for property tax payments that are due Jan. 1 — just as it did for the summer payments.

By an executive order signed Wednesday, Gov. Ned Lamont said municipalities should put forth either a ...

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

Greenwich First Selectman’s Statement on Political Sign Vandalism, Thefts

“The recent vandalism and theft of political lawn signs is improper and is being investigated. This is something that will not be tolerated here in Greenwich. These signs, no matter what our personal thoughts are, have been paid for by someone a...

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Posted on: October 16, 2020

State Treasurer Shawn Wooden Launches Able CT to benefit disability community

Hartford, CT - On Thursday, October 15, 2020, Connecticut State Treasurer, Shawn T. Wooden, announced the launch of the Connecticut Achieving a Better Life Experience Savings Program (ABLE CT) to allow individuals living with a disability or their legal g...

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Posted on: October 14, 2020

Mandatory Irrigation Ban in Effect

In coordination with state and local officials, Aquarion has issued a mandatory irrigation ban in Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Stamford, and Westport as southwest Fairfield County hits its third drought trigger this fall. This will help to ensure an ade...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

Greenwich Town Hall to reopen to public next month

GREENWICH — After closing down nearly everything in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic, slowly but surely the town has been reopening.

The parks, the municipal golf course, the tennis courts, the beaches, the marinas, the schools and everything e...

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Posted on: September 15, 2020

‘It’s about the residents:’ Housing Authority rebrands as Greenwich Communities

The Housing Authority of the town of Greenwich has worked for years to transform affordable housing.

And that effort is not limited to projects that create new housing units in town — it also extends to the organization itself.

The housing authori...

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Posted on: August 23, 2020

Greenwich Lifeguards Honored for Lifesaving Efforts

First Selectman Fred Camillo recognized the heroic efforts of a team of lifeguards assigned to Island Beach. 

On July 19, a Riverside couple decided to pack a lunch and take the ferry to Island Beach for a relaxing Sunday afternoon. While at the b...

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Posted on: August 20, 2020

Bicycle safety training

Remember the feeling of first learning to ride a bicycle on your own—without training wheels and without a parent’s balancing hand? Remember that sudden rush of freedom? Bicycling is not only fun and freeing, but it’s also an...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

Update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on town's recovery from Tropical Storm Isaias

Good afternoon.  This is Greenwich First Selectman Fred Camillo with an update on our recovery from Tropical Storm Isaias. Your Town Departments have been working tirelessly to open roadways and make the community safe.  Immediately afte...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

First Selectman Camillo declares state of emergency in wake of Tropical Storm Isaias

GREENWICH — The town was heavily battered by heavy rain and strong winds from Tropical Storm Isaias as it sprinted up the East Coast, prompting First Selectman Fred Camillo to declare a state of emergency in Greenwich by early Tuesday evening.

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Posted on: August 3, 2020

CT residents told to stock up, prepare to stay home during Isaias

Connecticut emergency management officials are beginning to prepare for the potential impact of Tropical Storm Isaias this week.

The storm reached hurricane strength overnight Friday before being downgraded Saturday to a tropical storm as it approached Flo...

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Posted on: July 27, 2020

Greenwich Appoints New Department Of Human Services Commissioner

GREENWICH, CT — First Selectman Fred Camillo announced this week Greenwich will welcome a new commissioner to the town’s department of human services next month.

In a statement released Thursday, Camillo said the board of directors vote...

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Posted on: July 13, 2020

Selectmen create a ‘no parking zone’ near Mianus River Park

The Board of Selectmen last Thursday approved a prohibition on parking along both sides of Cognewaugh Road between Shannon Lane and Stonebrook Lane.

Deputy Police Chief Mark Marino told the board there has been a steady increase in the use of Mianus River ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Greenwich Time: Pedal Power

GREENWICH — Are you ready to get outside for a bike ride in Greenwich?

The town is offering an event on Saturday called “Pedal Greenwich” that is designed for residents to do just that.

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Greenwich seeking volunteer firefighters

The Greenwich Fire Department is currently seeking civic minded Greenwich citizens to become volunteer firefighters within all the Volunteer Fire Companies/Fire Patrol throughout town. The Greenwich Fire department are seeking volunteers of all skill leve...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

CT DEEP Commissioner Letter Supporting PAYT

Letter of Support for Greenwich PAYT Proposal from CT DEEP Commissioner:

February 19, 2020

Mr. Fred CamilloFirst SelectmanTown of Greenwich101 Field Point Rd.Greenwich, CT 06830

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Greenwich Retirement Board Chairman Announces Pension Plan Updates

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GREENWICH, CT – With the start of a new year, it seems appropriate to share an update on the status of the Town’s Retirement System.

This past calendar year (20...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Camillo sworn in as First Selectman

On a cold, snowy Sunday evening, the newest Board of Selectmen for the Town of Greenwich was sworn-in in front of a large crowd at the Boys and Girls Club of Greenwich.

First Selectman Fred Camillo, and Selectwomen Lauren Rabin and Jill Oberlander, each to...

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Posted on: November 19, 2019

Click here for the November Draft of the Plan of Conservation & Development

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Click on the link to view the updated NOVEMBER 15, 2019 draft of the Plan of Conservation and Development (POCD). This updated version of the draft POCD incorporates the excellent feedback we received from the community since we shared our first draft in ...

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Posted on: November 14, 2019

November 17 designated as John F. Toner Day

 PROCLAMATION from Peter J. Tesei, First Selectman 

WHEREAS, John F. Toner was born at Greenwich Hospital, grew up in Bruce Park, and has spent most of his life in Greenwich. After attending St. Mary Grammar and St. Mary High schools, he ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

November 7 designated as Greenwich Board of Education Members Recognition Day

 PROCLAMATION from Peter J. Tesei, First Selectman 

WHEREAS, Board of Education members spend countless volunteer hours on behalf of the children of Greenwich Public Schools; and

WHEREAS, Time, effort, and care have been spent in attending...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Fred Camillo wins First Selectman race in Greenwich

GREENWICH — Greenwich voters on Tuesday chose Republican Fred Camillo, a native son who has represented the town in the state General Assembly for the past 11 years, to be their next first selectman.

According to results from Republican and Democ...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

October 29 designated as Dr. James A. Brunetti Day

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Click here for the October Draft of the POCD

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Click on the link to view the updated draft of the Plan of Conservation and Development (POCD), dated Oct. 22, 2019. The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a Public Hearing on Tuesday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m. in the Town Hall Meeting Room at Town Hall, to...

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Posted on: October 17, 2019

Greenwich roads affected by storm

GREENWICH - Greenwich public schools are on a 2-hour delay.

Up to 50 roads in town are affected by down trees and wires.

Among the closings:

Indian Field Road closed between the Town’s Fleet Department and Bruce Park Drive for downed primary wires....

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Posted on: October 14, 2019

October 14 designated as Peter J. Tesei Day

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, Peter J. Tesei, 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 c...

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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 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

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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.

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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 28, 2021

Greenwich Fire Department Shares Safe Grilling Guidelines

May 28, 2021 – With the return of warm weather and the official start of summer right around the corner, people are firing up their grills and cooking delicious meals to spend time with loved ones and friends. Whether it’s bur...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Senior Center open for limited programs

Dear Friends, We hope this letter finds you and your loved ones healthy, happy and safe and that the warmer, brighter days of Spring bring renewed hope and a stronger sense of optimism and excitement for the future. 

In accordance with State and C...

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