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Posted on: June 30, 2022

Your Opinion Needed: Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan Survey

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The South Central Regional Council of Governments (SCRCOG) and its municipalities are working together to prepare an update to the Multi-Jurisdiction Hazard Mitigation Plan. The purpose of this plan is to identify and assess the Region’s natural...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: June 28, 2022

New Resident Meetup

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All new residents are invited to an outdoor in-person New Resident Welcome event on Tuesday July 26 at 5:30 p.m. at Arden’s Garden on the Town Green, 4 Meetinghouse Lane, organized by the ad hoc Community Council.

This event immediately precedes ...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: March 15, 2022

Glass Recycling Available at the Transfer Station

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The Town now has a bin for residents to recycle glass separately at the Transfer Station.Separating glass from other recyclable items will help to make the Town’s recycling more marketable and reduce the amount the Town pays to recycle by reducing the wei...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: March 21, 2022

Flowering Tree Donations Sought

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The Town of Woodbridge is seeking donations of flowering trees to replace trees cut back in 2018.  

“One of my goals is to make the Town Center Campus a more attractive public gathering space,” says First Selectman Beth Heller....

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Tree donation form Woodbridge News
Posted on: May 24, 2022

Celebrate Make Music Day in the Business District - weather updates

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Make Music Day is an international movement which brings free, community-wide, musical celebrations to hundreds of cities worldwide. Every year, the celebration is held on June 21, the summer solstice, in more than 800 communities around the world.??Make ...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Experiencing Woodbridge Survey

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Residents are invited to take the ad hoc Diversity, Equity and Inclusion committee’s “Experiencing Woodbridge Survey.”

This anonymous survey takes approximately 10 minutes to complete and asks residents to share some of their ...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: March 14, 2022

COVID-19 At-Home Test Kits Available by Appointment

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The Town of Woodbridge will be distributing free COVID-19 at-home test kits and N95 masks for Woodbridge residents while supplies last.

This distribution will be by appointment only.

Residents in need of test kits, masks or both may call 203-389-3429 to mak...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Amity School Budget Referendum Scheduled for June 14

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The next Amity School Budget Referendum will be Tuesday June 14, 2022. The Woodbridge Polling location will be in the Library Community Room (across from the Center Gym). Polls will be open from 6AM to 8PM.

The question on the referendum is: Shall the Amit...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Town Hosts Annual Memorial Day Ceremony

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The annual Woodbridge Memorial Day ceremony will be held on Monday May 30 at 11 am at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Monument in front of the Center Building (4 Meetinghouse Lane). 

The program will include patriotic music, a memorial wreath present...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

Annual Town Meeting is May 16

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Electors and citizens qualified to vote in a Town Meeting of the Town of Woodbridge are hereby notified and warned that the Annual Town Meeting will be held on Monday May 16, 2022 at 7:30 pm in the Amity High School Brady Center Auditorium (25 Newton Rd.)...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Woodbridge’s first Community Bike Fun Ride is Saturday May 14

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Celebrate National Bike Month with Woodbridge’s first Community Bike Fun Ride on Saturday May 14 at 10 am. This non-competitive bike ride is organized by the Woodbridge ad hoc Community Council.

The free event will start and end on the Library la...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Clean Out Your Closets for the Earth Day Event

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Clean out your closets this Earth Day – residents are invited to bring many recyclable and reusable items to the Library Lawn on Saturday April 23 from 10 am -1 pm. There is no rain date. This event is organized by the Woodbridge ad hoc Communit...

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Event layout Woodbridge News
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Preliminary Budget Hearing is Monday April 18 at 7:30 pm

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The Board of Finance holds its Preliminary Budget Hearing on Monday April 18 at 7:30 pm at the Firehouse (100 Center Road).

All residents should have received the  FY2023 Preliminary Budget Mailer, which contains a summary of the operating budget....

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: March 17, 2022

Housing Opportunity Study Committee Hosts Public Forum

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The Woodbridge Housing Opportunity Study Committee is extending an invitation to all interested town residents, property owners, those that may work in Woodbridge, but do not live here, to participate in a forum on Wednesday, March 30, 2022, at 7:00 pm. T...

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Webex link to forum Woodbridge News
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Woodbridge Updates Mask Rules

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Woodbridge First Selectman Beth Heller announces that beginning tomorrow, Feb. 16,  she is rescinding the emergency order requiring masks in indoor settings. 

"This was a temporary, emergency order aimed at keeping our residents safe...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: January 25, 2022

COVID-19 Test Kits Available

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Woodbridge residents who are elderly, vulnerable or disabled and those with non-licensed childcare (a child taken care of by a family member or nanny, but not at a licensed daycare center) may call to request a COVID-19 at-home test kit through the Human ...
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Woodbridge News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Housing Opportunity Study Presents Survey

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The Woodbridge Housing Opportunity Study Committee invites you to participate in its latest survey. The Woodbridge Housing Opportunity Study Committee was created by town officials to develop an Affordable Housing Plan as required by state law, and to inc...

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Housing survey link Woodbridge News
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Town Modifies Bulk Trash Fee

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Starting Feb. 1, the Town will institute a bulk trash fee. The Board of Selectmen approved this fee after reviewing and discussing data from the Transfer Station.

The Town’s Transfer Station has a scale which is used to charge haulers bringing in...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: January 31, 2022

Diversity & Inclusion Committee Debuts Book Discussion Group on Feb. 24

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The Town's Ad Hoc Committee on Diversity & Inclusion, in partnership with the Woodbridge Town Library, invites residents to participate in a series of facilitated book discussions called “Mosaic: Woodbridge Reading in Community.”  

The goal of...

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Event link Woodbridge News
Posted on: January 5, 2022

New Indoor Mask Emergency Order

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Given the quick spread of the COVID-19 Omicron variant and the high positivity rate, First Selectman Beth Heller signed an emergency order on Tuesday Jan. 4 requiring masks in indoor public spaces and meeting spaces where the public has access (except whe...

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Read the order here. Woodbridge News
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Town Prepares for Snowstorm

The Town is preparing for blizzard conditions on Saturday Jan. 29. 

If necessary, the Town will open a warming shelter on Sunday and continue it through the week, as needed. Residents will be able to stop by to warm up and charge devices....

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: January 7, 2022

COVID-19 Test Kit & N95 Distribution on Saturday 1/8

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The Town of Woodbridge has received a second, smaller delivery of COVID-19 at-home rapid-test kits from the State government this week along with N95 masks. There has been no information from the State about additional supplies -- if or when we receive mo...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: January 2, 2022

COVID-19 Home Test Kit Distribution on Monday 1/3

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UPDATE 1/2:

The Town of Woodbridge had hoped to receive approximately 1,100 COVID-19 at-home rapid-test kits from the State government last week. Instead, on Monday, the Town will receive 675 kits. Each kit has two tests. Of the 675 the Town is reserving a...
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CT Alert Woodbridge News
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Housing Informational Forum - Dec. 6 NOW VIRTUAL

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On Monday, December 6, 2021, the public is invited to an informational session on the Town’s current housing planning process to build a shared understanding of how homes that meet the needs of current and future residents can create an even mor...

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Link for meeting. Woodbridge News
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Holiday Season Donations

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If you're able to help others this holiday season here's what local organizations are collecting (if you have something to add to this list, let us know!):

 

COATS & CLOTHES:Local business Brown Fitness is collecting winter co...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: November 16, 2021

A note from the First Selectman

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A note from First Selectman Heller regarding this year’s budget process:

Last May there were many residents at the Annual Town Meeting, at which we set our budget. Many voters at the meeting were unaware that there were several opportunities prio...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: September 15, 2021

Housing Survey Available Through Oct. 30

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Woodbridge residents are encouraged to complete a housing survey which will inform a State-required housing plan.

In 2017 the State required that all municipalities have an Affordable Housing Study in place by June 1, 2022.

The Town of Woodbridge has establ...

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Take the survey! Woodbridge News
Posted on: August 26, 2021

Registration Open for Road Race and Recreation Fall Programs

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Please join the Woodbridge Recreation Department for their 39th annual 5K Road Race/Children’s Fun on Saturday, October 2, 2021. The Children’s Fun Run begins at 9:00 am at the Beecher Road/Fitzgerald Cornfield. The 5K Road Race is a...

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Additional Info... Woodbridge News
Posted on: September 10, 2021

Woodbridge Like Me event to celebrate Woodbridge

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The ad hoc Diversity & Inclusion Committee invites the public to its event, Woodbridge Like Me. The event, to be held on Sat. Oct. 2 from 11 am – 2 pm, is a sister event to the Woodbridge Town Library’s One Book, One Town choice, A...

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Public presentation and Q&A session regarding CCW proposal

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The Board of Selectmen has received two proposals for the use of the former Country Club of Woodbridge. You can see both here. The Eclipse Development proposal will be presented to the Board of Selectmen at their October meeting.&nbs...

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Webex meeting link Woodbridge News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

WVFD will hold a Memorial Service to commemorate the 20th anniversary of 9/11

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The Woodbridge Fire Department is holding a Memorial Service to commemorate the Twentieth Anniversary of  9/11 on Saturday, September 11, 2021 beginning at 8:30am at the Fire House. 

All are welcome to attend.

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Woodbridge News
Posted on: August 18, 2021

Town Hosts Craft Fair and Makers Market

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Shop local at the Town’s first outdoor craft fair and makers market in the Town Library parking lot on Sat. Sept. 11 from 10-1. Interested vendors may sign up here.

The craft fair is the last in the Town’s Second Saturday Series, design...

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Additional Info... Woodbridge News
Posted on: August 21, 2021

Emergency Preparation

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Hurricane Henri is forecasted to land on Sunday -- please prepare for power loss and tree damage. Emergency contact information can be found in the attached guide. The State's emergency preparation guide is here. In the case of an emergency call ...

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