Fall dirt road maintenance will begin in October. DPW employees will be blowing leaf debris away from dirt road ditchlines. Please do not blow or sweep any leaves that have collected on your property back onto the road. Remove or bag leaves and dispose of properly.
Eversource along with Asplundh Tree contractors will be working in various parts of town for the next several months on several utility enhancement projects including tree trimming and some tree removal. The areas of town with the most activity include sections of; Exeter Rd, Trumbull Hwy, Goshen Hill Rd, Bender Rd, Gates Rd, Jordan Ln, Old Route 89 and Rafferty Rd. Residents please be careful when passing through Work Zones and if residents plan on picking any wood left behind please be mindful of your safety while doing so.
Governor Jonathan Trumbull House
169 West Town St.
The Trumbull house was the home of Connecticut's Revolutionary War Governor, the only Colonial Governor to support the war for independence and is the birthplace of John Trumbull, America's Patriot Artist. Built between 1735 and 1740, the house is furnished in the period and displays several Trumbull possessions. Under Governor Trumbull's leadership, Connecticut was credited with providing more than half of the provisions to the Continental Army.
The Governor Trumbull House Museum is owned and maintained by the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution and is open:
Saturday 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM and
Sunday, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM,
(The last tour begins at 4:00 PM both days)
from May 15 to October 15. Admission is free, donations accepted.
Please see the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution website for additional information.