The Annual Town Meeting on the proposed FY 2017-2018 Town budget is scheduled for Monday, May 1st at 7:30 pm in the Lyman Memorial High School Auditorium, 917 Exeter Rd (Route 207). Click here for proposed budget.
During the Revolutionary War, Governor Jonathan Trumbull convened the Council of Safety to deal with the defense of the colony of Connecticut and to supply provisions to the Continental Army. Many of the over 1,100 meetings were held in this building. Among major figures who participated in the work done here were General Knox, Putnam, the Count de Rochambeau, George Washington and the Marquis de Lafayette. Administered by the Connecticut Society of the Sons of the American Revolution.
The War Office is owned by the Sons of the American Revolution and is open Saturday and Sunday 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM from Memorial Day until Labor Day. Admission is by donation.