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Traffic Advisory, Saturday, 09/18/2021 9:00 AM to Noon
Posted on: September 17th, 2021 by trolland

Traffic Advisory Notice.
Tomorrow, Saturday, 09/18, from 9:00 AM until Noon, the following roads will be closed to accommodate the Four Town Fair Parade.
Main Street (Rt. 190); from the intersection with Ninth District Road east to the intersection with Gulf Road,
South Road (Rt. 83); from Main Street south to the intersection with Mountain View Road.
Thank you,

Somers School HVAC Request for Proposal Announcement
Posted on: September 14th, 2021 by trolland

The Somers Board of Education is accepting proposals from qualified firms to provide a complete HVAC study and cost estimate for three (3) school facilities.
Interested firms can obtain the RFP here: School HVAC RFP

Fall Town-Wide Tag Sale
Posted on: September 8th, 2021 by alogan

Somers will have a Fall Town-Wide Tag Sale on Saturday, October 02, 2021.  Attached is the application for participation.  Please make sure you indicate the ‘time’ of your sale on the application — each participant decides the hours of their sale.  Applications will also be available in the Town Clerk’s office.  The deadline for submitting an application will be Monday, September 27, 2021.

2021 Fall Town-Wide Tag Sale Application

Zoning Commission – 9/7 Public Hearing Postponed to 9/20/2021
Posted on: September 2nd, 2021 by jroy

**SEPTEMBER 7, 2021 MEETING CANCELLED AND PUBLIC HEARING POSTPONED**

 A SPECIAL MEETING WILL BE HELD SEPTEMBER 20TH, 2021 AT 6:00PM

Questions or concerns should be directed to Jennifer Roy in the Land Use Department

#(860) 763-8220 or jroy@somersct.gov.

 

Schools in Somers Opening – 09.07.2021
Posted on: September 2nd, 2021 by alogan

Schools in Somers will be opening on Tuesday, September 7, 2021.  To help insure the safety of our children, everyone is encouraged to follow these guidelines as schools open:  Always stop for a school bus with flashing lights; Be alert for children walking to or from their bus; Watch out for school crossing guards and obey their signals; Always obey the speed limits.

Students:  Unplug-do not be a distracted walker; Stop if you need to use your phone; Look both ways for oncoming vehicles.

Mosquito Population on the Increase
Posted on: August 26th, 2021 by alogan

Mosquitos carrying the West Nile Virus have been detected locally.  The Ct Department of Public Health recommends all residents review the attached informational sheet for ways to protect yourself against mosquito bites.

Mosquito Bite Protection

Fall 2021 Town-Wide ‘Fall’ Tag Sale
Posted on: August 16th, 2021 by alogan

Somers will again be conducting a Town-Wide ‘Fall’ Tag Sale on October 02, 2021.  The Application and Details will be posted.  Again, there will be no charge to the resident for this one-day event, an application must be received, and a listing of all registered locations will be provided.

 

Fall 2021 Town-Wide Tag Sale (4)

Transfer Station Permits Available
Posted on: June 29th, 2021 by alogan

The new Fiscal Year Transfer Station Permits are available for purchase from both the Transfer Station and the Town Clerk’s office during regular business hours.  The fee is $35.00 per permit valid for one-year.  A fillable and printable application can be obtained from the following link:

Landfill Permit Application 2021

Zoning Regulations
Posted on: June 10th, 2021 by alogan

The Town of Somers Zoning Regulations, as adopted on May 01, 2021, is available for review from the following link:

Town of Somers Zoning Regulations 05.01.2021

Zoning Commission Public Hearing
Posted on: June 3rd, 2021 by jroy

TOWN OF SOMERS – ZONING COMMISSION will hold a public hearing Monday, June 7, 2021 6:30pm – Somers Town Hall Auditorium, 600 Main Street, Somers, CT

All interested parties may appear and be heard.

PUBLIC HEARING postponed from May 3, 2021:

    1. #21-001: Mark and Karen Murdoch; application for a Text Amendment to the following sections of the Somers Zoning regulations; 214-4, 214-84, 214-87, and 214-98(B) to allow for Farm Winery and Vineyard/Brewery as a permitted use in all zones.
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