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Posted on: August 12, 2022

Complete Streets Project Public Information Meeting

Complete Street Pub Info Meeting

There will be a Public Information Meeting on August 25 at 7pm regarding the upcoming construction the Complete Streets Project. Town of Newington Engineer, Gary Fuersetenberg, will present an update.  View the Public Meeting Letter HERE.

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Engineering Department

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Posted on: November 28, 2022

Fall Leaf Collection

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2022 Fall Leaf Collection- Final Round

The final round of the Leaf Collection program will begin on Monday, November 28th starting on streets West of Willard Avenue then continuing to all streets East of Willard Avenue. Leaves should currently be curbside ...

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Highway Department
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Pilot Program - Highway/Sanitation Department Office Hours

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Pilot Program- Updated Highway/Sanitation Department Office Hours 

Starting September 19th, 2022 through December 31, 2022 the Highway/Sanitation Department will implement 2022 Pilot Program Summer Hours. The only changes for the public will be Tu...

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Highway Department

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Posted on: November 23, 2022

IRIS Integrated Refugee & Immigrant Services

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NEED HELP?

IRS is providing assistance to Ukrainians in Connecticut. These services include:

Assistance with applications for cash assistance, food stamps, health care, social security and work authorization

Assistance connecting with English language classe...

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For more information click here Human Services
Posted on: November 11, 2022

Community Conversation on Economic Justice

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Let your voice be heard...Be part of the solution!

Join the Newington Human Rights Commission for a COMMUNITY CONVERSATION OF ECONOMIC JUSTICE

Thursday, December 1, 2022 - 6:30 - 8:00 pm -- Lucy Robbins Welles Library - 100 Garfield Street - Newington

You wi...

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Human Services
Posted on: November 28, 2022

Stop & Shop Bloomin' 4Good Bouquets

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Stop & Shop at 1380 Berlin Turnpike, Wethersfield. Has selected Newington Human Services to receive $1 from every Blooming 4 Good bouquet sold during the month of December.

Human Services
Posted on: August 30, 2022

High School Stressor Support Group

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Positive Directions is sponsoring a High School Stressor Support Group.

A safe place to talk with other teens about all things High School

Tuesdays 4 - 5 PM starting September 6th

In this free Virtual Support Group, Learn how to

*Identify stressors and learn ...

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Click here to RSVP Human Services
Posted on: August 16, 2022

WelcomeToMyWorldAutism

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Calendar of Events

ALL ABOUT PPTs - What every parent needs to know about services for their child - Monday, September 19, 2022 5:30 pm

CONSERVATORSHIP - How to prepare your child for their transition - Monday, October 14, 2022 5:30 pm

TRANSITION INTO ADULTH...

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Human Services
Posted on: July 6, 2022

Special Town Hall Hours have been extended to the end of the year

Summer Hours 2022

Monday 8:30 - 4:30

Tuesday 8:30 - 6:00

Wednesday 8:30 - 4:40

Thursday 8:30 - 4:30

Friday 8:30 - 12:00

Human Services
Posted on: July 5, 2022

On-Line Donations

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Want to donated to Human Services? There are three easy ways

1. In Person - Come to our offices at the Town Hall - we are located on the side of the building facing Lucy Robbins Welles Library.

2. Mail - Newington Human Services - 200 Garfield Street - Newi...

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Click here to donate Human Services

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Library

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Posted on: November 17, 2022

ReDefined READS – Literary Winter Cactus Saturday, December 10, 10:00 am

ReDefined Reads

ReDefined READS – Literary Winter Cactus Saturday, December 10, 10:00 am. Learn how to make a winter cactus from old music sheets, floral wire and tissue paper. All supplies are provided. Supplies are limited. Registration required.&...

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Library
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Brown Bag It with a Book Discussion Brain on Fire, Thursday, December 8, noon,

Brain on Fire

Brown Bag It with a Book Discussion Brain on Fire by Susannah Cahalan, Thursday, December 8, noon. Join us for this lively discussion of the book Brain on Fire by Susannah Cahalan while enjoying your bagged lun...

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Library
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Teen Cookbook Club Wednesday, December 7, 6:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m.

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Teen Cookbook Club Wednesday, December 7, 6:00 p.m. – 6:45 p.m. Let’s get ready for the festive season by making a recipe jar. We will layer all dry ingredients in a Mason jar and then decorate the jar and gift tag. For kids in grades 6 ...

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Library
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Movers and Shakers: A Musical Storytime Tuesday, December 6, 10:15 a.m

Movers and Shakers

Movers and Shakers: A Musical Storytime Tuesday, December 6, 10:15 a.m. Children ages 2 – 4 and a caregiver are invited to experience music in this high energy program.  Come sing, explore instruments...

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Library
Posted on: November 17, 2022

Page Turners Book Discussion Firekeeper’s Daughter - Thursday, December 1, 6:30 p.m.

Page Turners Book Discussion

Page Turners Book Discussion  Firekeeper’s Daughter - Thursday, December 1, 6:30 p.m. Join us for a lively book discussion on the novel  Firekeeper’s Daughter by Angeline Boulley, facilitated by Karen and Pat. All are...

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Library
Posted on: November 17, 2022

Wealth Disparity and Poverty Thursday, December 1, 6:30 p.m.

Wealth Disparity and Poverty

Wealth Disparity and Poverty Thursday, December 1, 6:30 p.m. A discussion about wealth disparity and how it contributes to ongoing poverty with presentations from CT Food Share, United Way regarding ALICE and Partners for Strong Communities. Regi...

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Library
Posted on: November 14, 2022

How Do Dinosaurs Make Music? Wednesday, November 30, 11:00 a.m.

How do Dinos Make Music

How Do Dinosaurs Make Music? Wednesday, November 30, 11:00 a.m. For ages 1 – 7. Travel back to the age of dinosaurs on a prehistoric, musical adventure! Dig in the dirt like a paleontologist, play with rock shakers and rhythm stick bones and sto...

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Library

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Posted on: October 20, 2022

Permanent Municipal Building Commission (3) Openings

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TO APPLY:

Applicants must submit a completed Boards & Commission Application form to the Town Manager’s Office and will be interviewed by the Town Manager, who will present to Town Council for appointment.

  • (A) one shall be for a three (3) year term
  • (B) o...
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Newington News
Posted on: September 16, 2022

Pilot Program - Highway/Sanitation Department Office Hours

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Pilot Program- Updated Highway/Sanitation Department Office Hours 

Starting September 19th, 2022 through December 31, 2022 the Highway/Sanitation Department will implement 2022 Pilot Program Summer Hours. The only changes for the public will be Tu...

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Newington News
Posted on: June 20, 2022

Pilot Program- Newington Town Hall Summer Hours Extended to December 31, 2022

Summer Hours Extended

The Pilot Program Town Hall Summer Hours has been extended to December 31, 2022. Town Hall hours will remain as follows:

 Monday:          8:30 AM to 4:30 PM

Tuesday:       &am...

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Newington News

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News Flash

Posted on: July 8, 2017

Concussion Information

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Newington Parks and Recreation is dedicated to creating a safe environment for all participants in our programs.

A fact sheet for parents containing information regarding concussions is available by clicking the link below.

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Concussion Information Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: October 25, 2022

Parking Ban

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Effective Tuesday, November 1st, the Newington Police Department will enforce the overnight parking ban throughout Newington. The ordinance prohibits parking for more than thirty minutes between the hours of 2:00 A.M. and 6:00 A.M. on any street. This par...

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Police Department
Posted on: March 23, 2022

Now Hiring

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The Newington Police Department is currently accepting applications for both entry level and certified police officers.  Click the link below to learn more information about the basic qualifications, hiring process, salary and benefits and to app...

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News Flash

Posted on: November 28, 2022

COVID-19 Booster Clinic at the Senior & Disabled Center

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The Senor & Disabled Center is partnering with the Central CT Health District to offer a COVID-19 booster and vaccine clinic here at the Center on Friday, December 2 from 9:30 a.m. -  1:00 p.m.  Both the new bivalent COVID booster as...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: November 28, 2022

Congregate Lunch Menu - December 2022

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We're open for lunch Monday - Friday! Anyone age 60+ is welcome.  Seating starts at 11:45 a.m., lunch is served at noon.  Pre-registration is required.  Stop by the office or call us at 860-665-8778 for info or...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: November 4, 2022

Scam Alert - Energy Bill Phishing Scams

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During times of economic change, cybercriminals will use fear and instability to their advantage. Now, they’re using concerns about energy costs to lure victims into their malicious scams. These scams offer rebates, refunds, or discounts for ene...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: October 31, 2022

Visit Our Coffee Shop!

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The Coffee Shop - Open Tuesday - Thursday 8:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Our coffee shop is staffed by hard-working volunteers!  Stop by for a hot cup of coffee or tea and a bite to eat while visiting the Center!  We serve bagels, English muffins...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: October 31, 2022

The Gift Shop is Open & Accepting Consignment Appointments!

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The volunteer-run gift shop offers a variety of items for your gift-giving needs, or, treat yourself to something special!  Our current stock includes collectables, glass wear, seasonal and classic home décor, high-quality costume jewe...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: October 31, 2022

Congregate Lunch Menu - November 2022

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We're open for lunch Monday - Friday! Anyone age 60+ is welcome.  Seating starts at 11:45 a.m., lunch is served at noon.  Pre-registration is required.  Stop by the office or call us at 860-665-8778 for info or...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: August 26, 2022

Durable Medical Equipment - Available for Residents to Borrow

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Did you know that the Senior & Disabled Center has a durable medical equipment lending program?   Folks recovering from a recent illness or injury or who find themselves with changing accessibility needs are welcome to borrow equipment such a...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: June 1, 2022

Free Monthly Blood Pressure Clinic

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MONTHLY BLOOD PRESSURE CLINICS

Second Tuesday of Every Month 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Blood pressure clinics will be provided by Karen Bellini, R.N. of Berlin VNA the second Tuesday of each month.  Stop by the health office between 12:30 - 1:30 p.m, to ch...

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Senior & Disabled Center
Posted on: August 8, 2022

Tech Help is Back!

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Tech Help - Wednesdays from 10:00 - noon

Volunteers Jim, Jay and Ken are back to help with your tech needs: smart phones, tablets or computers! Bring in your devise, or use one of our computers at the Center. Call for an appointment: 860-665-8778

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Senior & Disabled Center

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Posted on: November 7, 2022

Current Land Use Applications

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The Planning Department is excited to share the list of applications pending before the Town of Newington Various land use boards and commissions!  

Please click here to see the latest list. 

This webpage provides a tentative schedule for ...

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Town Planner
Posted on: September 30, 2022

Newington Downtown Business Owners

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If you are a Newington downtown business owner or operator and missed the Oct 12 TPZ listening session - this is for you! Take a look HERE to see some of the questions that were discussed and provide feedback by emailing townpla...

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Town Planner
Posted on: November 17, 2022

TPZ Public Hearing on 11/21/2022

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View the Public Hearing notice.


Town Planner
Posted on: October 4, 2022

Current Land Use Applications

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The Planning Department is excited to share the list of applications pending before the Town of Newington Various land use boards and commissions!  

Please click here to see the latest list. 

This webpage provides a tentative schedule for ...

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Town Planner
Posted on: September 30, 2022

UPCOMING TPZ Listening Session

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The TPZ Commission will be holding an informal listening session regarding the Zoning Regulations pertaining to Newington's Town Center Business District on Wednesday, October 12th at 6:30PM at the Newington Town Hall. Click for ...

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Town Planner
Posted on: September 30, 2022

TPZ Notice of Decision 9/28/2022

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Click here to see the Notice of Decision from the September 28, 2022 TPZ meeting.  

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Town Planner
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Pending Applications

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The Planning Department is excited to share the list of applications pending before the Town of Newington Various land use boards and commissions!  

Please click here to see the latest list. 

This document provides a tentative schedule for...

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Town Planner
Posted on: September 9, 2022

TPZ Public Hearing on 09/28/2022

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View the Public Hearing notice.


Town Planner
Posted on: September 9, 2022

ZBA Public Hearing on 10/06/2022

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Town Planner
Posted on: September 9, 2022

TPZ Public Hearing on 09/14/2022

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Town Planner