50 Church Street, Windsor Locks, CT 06096
Town Hall will be closing at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 25, 2015 and will remain closed until 8:00 a.m. on Monday, November 30, 2015 in observation of the Thanksgiving Day Holiday weekend.
The Compost site on Old County Rd., will be open daily thru Sunday, December 6, 2015, with the exception of Thanksgiving day.
The Park and Recreation Department is sponsoring its Annual Holiday Decorating Contest again this year. Prizes will be awarded in three categories: Best Overall, Brightest/Most Spirited and Most Traditional. Judging will take place the weekend of December 18th. To enter your home, call the Park and Recreation Department at 860-627-1420. Leave your name, address and telephone number. Contest Registration Deadline is Friday, December 11th.
8:00 am 11.02.2015 - 3:45 pm 11.29.2015
COMPOST SITE OPEN DAILY
Thanksgiving Day - Town Offices Closed
11.26.2015 8:00 am - 3:45 pm
Compost Site Closed on Thanksgiving Day
Thanksgiving Holiday - Town Offices Closed
The Referendum for the two bonding projects: $375,000.00 for ADA Improvements at the Windsor Locks High School, and $1,150,000.00 for Infrastruction Improvements to Roberts, Steven, John, Highland & Wicklow Streets, Marshall Road, Arlington Road and Helena Lane, passed by a vote of 90 - 35 for the ADA Improvements, and 103 - 23 for the road projects.
The construction of bus shelters in Windsor Locks is underway. The first shelter to be constructed is on Main Street; the previous shelter has been taken down and a new pad and shelter will be erected. There are four shelters going up on Route 75 at various locations and one on Schoephoester Road.
The milling and repaving of Reed Avenue is underway. The first course of pavement has been completed and the next phase is to reposition the storm drains to proper height and to install the curbing. The final course should be put in place later this summer. Sidewalks along this roadway will be replaced with concrete walkways.
The Train Station Restoration Committee has been meeting on a regular basis on the first Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. at Town Hall. Any interested people are invited to atend and become part of the effort to revitalize and restore this building. The first phase of work to get started is to replace and repair the bricks on the exterior of the building. Fundraising for the project is well underway and a dedicated fund has been established to accept donations in the Finance Department at Town Hall. The Class of 1963 made a donation of $1,200.00 and has challenged other graduating classes to meet or exceed their donation.
With Summer upon us, schools will be closed and our children will be out and about throughout town. Please be extra careful driving through town and obey the posted speed limits and stop signs. Have a safe and happy Summer.