Cheshire News http://www.cheshirect.org 2017-06-23T11:44:44 umbraco v4 All the latest news from the city of cheshire en Harvest the Rain! http://www.cheshirect.org/news/harvest-the-rain/ 2017-06-23T11:44:44 Melanie Roberts http://www.cheshirect.org/news/harvest-the-rain/ The Regional Water Authority is offering Ivy Rain Barrels for just $68, 53% off the retail price of $129. Orders must be received by Sunday, July 9, 2017 by 11 p.m. Barrels will be available for pickup at the Regional Water Authority headquarters at 90 Sargent Drive, New Haven on Saturday, July 15, 9:00 a.m. to Noon. For more information click here http://www.rwater.com/conservation-stewardship/harvest-the-rain

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The Regional Water Authority is offering Ivy Rain Barrels for just $68, 53% off the retail price of $129. Orders must be received by Sunday, July 9, 2017 by 11 p.m. Barrels will be available for pickup at the Regional Water Authority headquarters at 90 Sargent Drive, New Haven on Saturday, July 15, 9:00 a.m. to Noon. For more information click here http://www.rwater.com/conservation-stewardship/harvest-the-rain

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bear sightings 6-15-17 http://www.cheshirect.org/news/bear-sightings-6-15-17/ 2017-06-15T17:23:15 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/bear-sightings-6-15-17/      There have been several black bear sightings in Cheshire, including in the vicinity of the Linear Trail.  This is not uncommon for this time of year, and sightings have been prevalent around the state.

 

     Information on how to avoid attracting bears and what to do if you see a bear can be found on the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) website at www.ct.gov/deep/blackbear.

 

     Black bear sightings should be reported to the Wildlife Division on the DEEP website or at 860-424-3011.  If a bear is sighted close to the Linear Trail and appears to be aggressive, contact the Cheshire Police Department who will monitor the area to ensure the safety of the public.

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     There have been several black bear sightings in Cheshire, including in the vicinity of the Linear Trail.  This is not uncommon for this time of year, and sightings have been prevalent around the state.

 

     Information on how to avoid attracting bears and what to do if you see a bear can be found on the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection (DEEP) website at www.ct.gov/deep/blackbear.

 

     Black bear sightings should be reported to the Wildlife Division on the DEEP website or at 860-424-3011.  If a bear is sighted close to the Linear Trail and appears to be aggressive, contact the Cheshire Police Department who will monitor the area to ensure the safety of the public.

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dog licensing 2017 http://www.cheshirect.org/news/dog-licensing-2017/ 2017-06-13T21:35:41 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/dog-licensing-2017/ Please remember to renew your dog licenses in June!

Click here for more information.

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Please remember to renew your dog licenses in June!

Click here for more information.

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Traffic advisory South Brooksvale Road http://www.cheshirect.org/news/traffic-advisory-south-brooksvale-road/ 2017-06-08T09:57:47 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/traffic-advisory-south-brooksvale-road/         The Town of Cheshire will be reconstructing .67 miles of South Brooksvale Road between Bethany Mountain Road and Mt. Sanford Road, beginning Monday, June 19, 2017 until August 24, 2017.  This section of South Brooksvale Road will be closed to weekday through-traffic from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., with local resident access only. 

        Beginning Monday, June 12, 2017, motorists may experience delays due to one-lane closures on North Brooksvale Road between Bethany Mountain Road and Chamberlain Court due to drainage work related to the project. 

        Detour routes during this construction period are South Main Street (Route 10) and Avon Boulevard. 

        The $993,000 project is 100% funded by a Local Transportation Capital Improvement Program (LOTCIP) grant administered by the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation.  For further information please call the Department of Public works and Engineering at 203-271-6650.

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        The Town of Cheshire will be reconstructing .67 miles of South Brooksvale Road between Bethany Mountain Road and Mt. Sanford Road, beginning Monday, June 19, 2017 until August 24, 2017.  This section of South Brooksvale Road will be closed to weekday through-traffic from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., with local resident access only. 

        Beginning Monday, June 12, 2017, motorists may experience delays due to one-lane closures on North Brooksvale Road between Bethany Mountain Road and Chamberlain Court due to drainage work related to the project. 

        Detour routes during this construction period are South Main Street (Route 10) and Avon Boulevard. 

        The $993,000 project is 100% funded by a Local Transportation Capital Improvement Program (LOTCIP) grant administered by the State of Connecticut Department of Transportation.  For further information please call the Department of Public works and Engineering at 203-271-6650.

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PD citizen survey http://www.cheshirect.org/news/pd-citizen-survey/ 2017-06-05T13:05:26 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/pd-citizen-survey/ Click here to take the Police Department's Citizen Satisfaction Survey.

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Click here to take the Police Department's Citizen Satisfaction Survey.

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