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Absentee Ballots Available Beginning Friday, October 1

You will be able to apply for absentee ballots for the municipal election beginning Friday, October 1 through Monday, November 1.

ARPA Ad-Hoc Committee Accepting Funding Applications

The ARPA Ad-Hoc Committee is accepting applications for funding.

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Prescription Drug Takeback Event

Unused or expired prescriptions can lead to misuse and overdose. On October 23rd from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the Colchester Town Hall you... more ››

Senior Center Building Project Moves to Town Meeting

In their October 13, Special Meeting, the Board of Selectmen moved the Senior Center Building Project to a Town meeting to take place on... more ››

AARP Meet the Candidates Forum

The Colchester Area Chapter 4019 of AARP, Inc. hosted a virtual Meet the Candidates forum for the local politicians running for First... more ››

COVID Vaccine Clinic - October 5, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

There will be another COVID Vaccination clinic held at Town Hall on Tuesday, October 5 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Colchester's Openness to Respecting Equity (CORE) Commission Accepting Applications

After passing at a Town Meeting, the CORE (Colchester's Openness to Respecting Equity) Commission is actively accepting applications.

Tax Office Will Not Hold Extended Hours Thursday, October 7

The Colchester Tax Collector's office will close at 4:30 on October 7. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Mask Mandate Lifted

The case rate for COVID in our community has been on the decline for the last several reporting periods.   Our state of CT leads the nation... more ››

Road Milling and Paving

The Public Works crew will begin milling and paving Upton Road, Pinebrook Road, Pine Road and Carli Boulevard on Monday, September 27. This... more ››

Town Budget Passes in Referendum

The Town Budget passed with 1119 votes in favor and 628 against. 

Budget Referendum to Take Place Tuesday, September 21, 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.

At the September 9, 2021 Town Meeting, it was unanimously passed to move the budget to referendum on September 21. The referendum will take... more ››

Colchester's Openness to Respecting Equity (CORE) and Town Budget Pass

At the September 9, 2021 Town Meeting, both the establishment of Colchester's Openness to Respecting Equity (CORE) Commission passed and... more ››

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Free COVID Testing

Chatham Health District, in partnership with our testing partner sema4, and Regional School District No. 8 will be offering COVID-19... more ››

9/11 Flyer

9/11 Remembrance Ceremony

The Colchester community is invited to join first responders, police, and veterans as we honor the lives lost 20 years ago on 9/11.

Executive Order #9 Mask Mandate

Due to the continued increase of COVID Cases and the highly transmissible Delta variant, First Selectman Mary Bylone just issued an... more ››

Day Pond Closed for Swimming - August 25,2021

Chatham Health Department was notified by DEEP this afternoon that the public swim area of Day Pond State Park has been closed due to... more ››

Johnny's Ambassadors

The Dangers of Youth Marijuana Use

To view the flyer for this program click ... more ››

Invitation to Bid Bike and Pedestrian Project

The Town Green Bike and Pedestrian Project has been put out to bid and the bid opening will take place on September 15. There will be a... more ››

Message from First Selectman Mary Bylone Regarding Hurricane Henri

Since Thursday evening, I, along with other town and department leaders, have been in communication with state and federal partners as we... more ››