Welcome to Voluntown

town_sealLocated in the northeast corner of New London County, Voluntown is a rural community consisting of 39.8 square miles with two-thirds of the town made up of state forest. Pachaug State Forest offers many outdoor activities; such as hunting, camping, hiking and horseback riding. The town hall and library are located in the Village Center, along with the PreK-8 school, Constitution Field, the walking track, and gazebo. Voluntown was Incorporated in 1721 and has a rich history of textile mills, historic buildings, the Civilian Conservation Corps. (CCC Camp), folklore and was originally known as “Volunteer Town”.

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AMMENDED – Unofficial Results- November 5, 2019 Municipal Election

The anticipated winners are high-lighted in yellow.

AMMENDED RESULTS

Planning & Zoning Public Hearing: Tuesday, December 17, 7PM

The Public Hearing for the 2020 Plan of Conservation and Development will be held on Tuesday, December 17, at 7:00PM in Town Hall Meeting Room. The Draft of the Plan can be reviewed below.

Please note that this public hearing was originally scheduled for Monday, November, 25th. That date is cancelled and this is the rescheduled date. 

2020 Voluntown Plan of Conservation and Development DRAFT 

 

Posted on 11/12/19, updated 11/15/19

RECOUNT OF VOTE FOR PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION

PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT A RECOUNT OF VOTES FOR THE PLANNING AND ZONING COMMISSION WILL OCCUR AT 2:00 PM 11/06/2019.

Town of Voluntown EEE Outdoor Activity Restrictions Lifted

Tax Collector’s Notice

The delinquent 2017 Grand List Motor Vehicle and Personal Property tax bills will be sent to Rossi Law
Office for Collection on Thursday, 10/3/2019. Notice was sent with delinquent statements, that this
would be happening. If you would like to avoid the collection fees (15%) charged by Rossi Law, please
pay your bill before Thurs. Your bill may be paid in the office or online. Thank you.

2020 Revaluation: Official eQuality Employees

eQuality Valuation Services, LLC has been hired by the Town of Voluntown to assist the Assessor and the Town of Voluntown with our 2020 Revaluation.

The Residential Data Collectors will be taking photos of all residential properties in Town starting on November 13, 2019.  Most of the photos will be taken from the street.

For the list of official eQuality Valuation Services employees who will be working in Voluntown and their vehicle information, go here.

Please call the  Assessor’s office if you have any questions or concerns at 860-376-3927.

Press Release: Positive Mosquitoes for EEE Virus in Voluntown

Posted 8/5/19 4:50pm


YOGA

PLEASE NOTE THAT THE YOGA CLASS BEING HELD ON WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 21ST HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

Rabies: Be Aware and Protect Your Family

The Town Hall received a call from a resident about a potentially (now deceased and no longer a carrier) rabid baby skunk on Ten Rod Rd. The CT DEEP is aware of this. Please be on alert. Here are a few thinks to know to keep yourself and your family safe from rabies:
  • Make sure your pets are up to date on their rabies vaccinations! The number one way rabies is spread to humans world wide is by the bite of an infected dog.
  • Make sure you communicate to kids that if they find a  wild animal that they do not touch it. visit the CDC rabies website that is designed for kids. 
  • If you suspect a wild animal might be infected with rabies, call the DEEP Emergency Dispatch at 860-424-3333. Keep everyone and pets away from it.
  • For more information on rabies, visit the DEEP website.