Storm Update- 2/29

UPDATE 2:00PM:  ALL ROADS IN VOLUNTOWN ARE CLEAR. ACCORDING TO EVERSOURCE, ALL POWER HAS BEEN RESTORED TO RESIDENTS.

Road Closures:

7am update: 49S is now open

Pendelton Hill Road (49 South) is closed at the Gallup Rd intersection. Tree down, poles broken.

Tree down on communication wires on Brown Rd between Williams Rd and the Transfer station. Large vehicles will not get through.

Memorial Day Committee Volunteers Needed

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!
It is time to start planning Voluntown’s Memorial Day ceremonies and parade and we need volunteers to be on our Memorial Day Committee to help!

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Zoning Regulation Comprehensive Update Public Hearing

The Voluntown Planning and Zoning Commission will conduct a public hearing on Wednesday, March 13th, 2024 at 7:00 pm at the Voluntown Town Hall for a comprehensive update of the Voluntown Zoning Regulations. A copy of the proposed zoning regulations is available in the Town Clerk’s office.

 

 

CT DOT Virtual Public Information Meeting on the Replacement of the Forge Hill Bridge: February 20th

Updated 2/21/24

  • Public Meeting Survey
  • Members of the public can submit comments and questions during the two-week public comment period following the meeting. Please direct comments and questions by March 5, 2024 to:

Visit the CT DOT project 0147-0062 webpage for more information on the Forge Hill Bridge Replacement Project.

 

Members of the public are invited to CONNECTICUT DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION VIRTUAL PUBLIC INFORMATION MEETING State Project No. 0147-0062 Replacement of Bridge No. 04805 Forge Hill Road over Pachaug River Voluntown

Tuesday February 20, 2024 at 7 p.m.

Register: http://portal.ct.gov/DOTVoluntown147-62 YouTube Livestream: https://portal.ct.gov/ctdotvpimarchive

More info: Public Notices (voluntown.gov)

CANCELLED Notice of Public Hearing and Special Town Meeting- February 13, 2024

Updated: 2/12/24

Originally Posted: 1/24/24

THE PUBLIC HEARING AND SPECIAL TOWN MEETING SCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 13, IS CANCELLED DUE TO THE IMPENDING WEATHER. A NEW DATE WILL BE NOTICED SOON. 

 

NOTICE OF

PUBLIC HEARING and

SPECIAL TOWN MEETING –FEBRUARY 13, 2024

TOWN OF VOLUNTOWN

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Planning and Zoning Alternate Application

Voluntown’s Planning and Zoning Commission is currently accepting applications to fill the remaining vacant alternate position for the Planning and Zoning Commission.

Please use this link to apply: https://voluntown.civicweb.net/Portal/BoardApplication/

The P&Z Commission will review the application at the next scheduled meeting after receiving the application.

Recreation Commission Announces Winter Programs

The Recreation Commission has announced winter programing for youth and adults. For more information visit the Recreation Commission webpage: Recreation Commission (voluntown.gov)

Board, Commission and Committee Vacancies

We have several board, commission and committee vacancies! Below is a list of vacancies and a brief description of what the board, commission, or committee does.

If you are interested in volunteering for any of these vacancies, please fill out the Voluntown Board/Committee Application. 

Experience is not necessary for any of the positions, and free training is available for zoning positions.

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Beware of Copycat Help Wanted Ads!!

It has been brought to our attention that there are online help wanted postings for a secretary position at the town hall. We are currently NOT hiring and we believe that these copycat postings might be trying to gather personal information, as some ask for background check information. We have found fake postings on Geebo and Salary.com and have reported them.

2023 Municipal Election Results