Cheshire News http://www.cheshirect.org 2014-11-26T11:49:35 umbraco v4 All the latest news from the city of cheshire en Caroling and Tree Lighting http://www.cheshirect.org/news/caroling-and-tree-lighting/ 2014-11-26T11:49:35 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/caroling-and-tree-lighting/ Annual Community Caroling and Tree Lighting on the Green

 

Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 5:45 p.m. 

(rain date December 8, 2014)

 

Join the Cheshire Community Chorus and Santa in an old fashioned carol sing-a-long! Sheet music provided. Refreshments provided by the Junior Women’s Club.  An event for the whole family!

Call 203-250-2470 after 4:00 p.m. on December 7th for cancellation information.

 

 

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Annual Community Caroling and Tree Lighting on the Green

 

Sunday, December 7, 2014 at 5:45 p.m. 

(rain date December 8, 2014)

 

Join the Cheshire Community Chorus and Santa in an old fashioned carol sing-a-long! Sheet music provided. Refreshments provided by the Junior Women’s Club.  An event for the whole family!

Call 203-250-2470 after 4:00 p.m. on December 7th for cancellation information.

 

 

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Notice of Election Audit http://www.cheshirect.org/news/notice-of-election-audit/ 2014-11-18T11:18:42 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/notice-of-election-audit/ PUBLIC NOTICE

On Friday, November 21, 2014, the Cheshire Elections Department will conduct an audit of selected results from the November 4, 2014 election:

10:00 a.m.

Town Hall 3rd floor Council Chambers, 84 South Main Street

 

The audit will examine the results for Cheshire’s 2nd District and only for the following offices:

-         Governor & Lt. Governor

-         Attorney General

-         Comptroller

No other races are included in this audit.

 

This is not a recount or recanvass of election results. It is part of a regular auditing program mandated by the Secretary of State to ensure that all voting tabulators are working correctly. Over 70 Connecticut municipalities chosen by lottery participate in this program after every election.

 

Susan Pappas and Tom Smith, Registrars of Voters

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PUBLIC NOTICE

On Friday, November 21, 2014, the Cheshire Elections Department will conduct an audit of selected results from the November 4, 2014 election:

10:00 a.m.

Town Hall 3rd floor Council Chambers, 84 South Main Street

 

The audit will examine the results for Cheshire’s 2nd District and only for the following offices:

-         Governor & Lt. Governor

-         Attorney General

-         Comptroller

No other races are included in this audit.

 

This is not a recount or recanvass of election results. It is part of a regular auditing program mandated by the Secretary of State to ensure that all voting tabulators are working correctly. Over 70 Connecticut municipalities chosen by lottery participate in this program after every election.

 

Susan Pappas and Tom Smith, Registrars of Voters

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Hazardous Mitigation Plan Update http://www.cheshirect.org/news/hazardous-mitigation-plan-update/ 2014-11-03T10:41:33 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/hazardous-mitigation-plan-update/ The updated Town of Cheshire Hazard Mitigation Plan draft is available for review.  This plan was drafted in compliance with Federal Emergency Management Agency guidelines. 

 

Click on the links below to view this draft document:

 

Plan Part 1 of 7

Plan Part 2 of 7

Plan Part 3 of 7

Plan Part 4 of 7

Plan Part 5 of 7

Plan Part 6 of 7

Plan Part 7 of 7

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The updated Town of Cheshire Hazard Mitigation Plan draft is available for review.  This plan was drafted in compliance with Federal Emergency Management Agency guidelines. 

 

Click on the links below to view this draft document:

 

Plan Part 1 of 7

Plan Part 2 of 7

Plan Part 3 of 7

Plan Part 4 of 7

Plan Part 5 of 7

Plan Part 6 of 7

Plan Part 7 of 7

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recycling materials reminder http://www.cheshirect.org/news/recycling-materials-reminder/ 2014-10-22T17:55:15 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/recycling-materials-reminder/         Non-recyclable materials are being placed in recycling containers, which has led to over 15 loads being rejected by the recycling facility.  Please do not place non-recyclable items in your recycling container; if there is any non-acceptable material in your container, it may not be collected.

        Rejected loads cost time and money.  The success and cost effectiveness of this program is significantly impacted by the compliance of our residents.

        Your cooperation and assistance is greatly appreciated. 

        Also, please do not bag your recyclables but place them loose in the container.  Not only is there a debagging fee at the recycling facility, but plastic grocery and retailer bags are not recyclable.

 

Click here to review the list of acceptable and non-acceptable materials

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        Non-recyclable materials are being placed in recycling containers, which has led to over 15 loads being rejected by the recycling facility.  Please do not place non-recyclable items in your recycling container; if there is any non-acceptable material in your container, it may not be collected.

        Rejected loads cost time and money.  The success and cost effectiveness of this program is significantly impacted by the compliance of our residents.

        Your cooperation and assistance is greatly appreciated. 

        Also, please do not bag your recyclables but place them loose in the container.  Not only is there a debagging fee at the recycling facility, but plastic grocery and retailer bags are not recyclable.

 

Click here to review the list of acceptable and non-acceptable materials

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Public Health Info Ebola http://www.cheshirect.org/news/public-health-info-ebola/ 2014-10-22T17:17:01 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/public-health-info-ebola/           The Town of Cheshire has been working closely with the Chesprocott Health District and regional emergency responders to plan the Town’s emergency response to potential Ebola cases. 

          At this point there is no immediate concern for our community, but we are prepared to assist Chesprocott, the Connecticut Department of Health (DPH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) with their established plans and protocols if necessary.  Both the DPH and the CDC websites have an extensive amount of information regarding the virus, the risks and precautions, and protocols.  We encourage residents to follow the links below to visit these sites. These websites will also provide updates as they become available, and should be considered the official source for information.

         If you wish to speak to a public health representative, please call Chesprocott at 203 272-2761.

 

Connecticut Department of Health     

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention    

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          The Town of Cheshire has been working closely with the Chesprocott Health District and regional emergency responders to plan the Town’s emergency response to potential Ebola cases. 

          At this point there is no immediate concern for our community, but we are prepared to assist Chesprocott, the Connecticut Department of Health (DPH) and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) with their established plans and protocols if necessary.  Both the DPH and the CDC websites have an extensive amount of information regarding the virus, the risks and precautions, and protocols.  We encourage residents to follow the links below to visit these sites. These websites will also provide updates as they become available, and should be considered the official source for information.

         If you wish to speak to a public health representative, please call Chesprocott at 203 272-2761.

 

Connecticut Department of Health     

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention    

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