Cheshire News http://www.cheshirect.org 2017-10-17T08:37:05 umbraco v4 All the latest news from the city of cheshire en Leaf Collection http://www.cheshirect.org/news/leaf-collection/ 2017-10-17T08:37:05 Melanie Roberts http://www.cheshirect.org/news/leaf-collection/ Residents may bring leaves in biodegradable bags for disposal at the Public Works Garage, 1286 Waterbury Road on Monday mornings from 7:30-8:30 AM on 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, and 12/11.

Leaves must be placed curbside in biodegradable bags before 7:00 AM Mondays for pick-up by the Public Works Department according to the following schedule. 

November 6 – November 17, 2017 -  All streets will have an initial pickup; some streets may receive a 2nd pickup

Week of November 20, 2017  - All residences EAST side of Route 10  (Wallingford side)

Week of November 27, 2017  -  All residences WEST of Route 10   (Waterbury side)

Week of December 4, 2017  - All residences EAST side of Route 10  (Wallingford side)

Week of December 11, 2017  - All residences WEST of Route 10   (Waterbury side)

 

NOTE: Inclement weather or unexpected emergencies can delay leaf collection.

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Residents may bring leaves in biodegradable bags for disposal at the Public Works Garage, 1286 Waterbury Road on Monday mornings from 7:30-8:30 AM on 11/6, 11/13, 11/20, 11/27, 12/4, and 12/11.

Leaves must be placed curbside in biodegradable bags before 7:00 AM Mondays for pick-up by the Public Works Department according to the following schedule. 

November 6 – November 17, 2017 -  All streets will have an initial pickup; some streets may receive a 2nd pickup

Week of November 20, 2017  - All residences EAST side of Route 10  (Wallingford side)

Week of November 27, 2017  -  All residences WEST of Route 10   (Waterbury side)

Week of December 4, 2017  - All residences EAST side of Route 10  (Wallingford side)

Week of December 11, 2017  - All residences WEST of Route 10   (Waterbury side)

 

NOTE: Inclement weather or unexpected emergencies can delay leaf collection.

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EDC Report 2017 http://www.cheshirect.org/news/edc-report-2017/ 2017-10-11T09:30:58 Catherine Donegan http://www.cheshirect.org/news/edc-report-2017/ The EDC has compiled a report on its current and planned work.  The report also provides informantion on the local economy and recent and commercial & industrial development and lease activity in Cheshire.  Please select underlined link to view EDC Report.

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The EDC has compiled a report on its current and planned work.  The report also provides informantion on the local economy and recent and commercial & industrial development and lease activity in Cheshire.  Please select underlined link to view EDC Report.

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Electronics and Mattress Recycling Events http://www.cheshirect.org/news/electronics-and-mattress-recycling-events/ 2017-10-05T10:58:47 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/electronics-and-mattress-recycling-events/ Electronics Recycling Event

Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

at Darcey School, 1686 Waterbury Road

       Cheshire residents and businesses may drop off their electronic recyclables including: computers and peripherals, televisions and peripherals, copy machines, stereo systems, telephones, small appliances, lightbulbs, game consoles/controllers, batteries.  The following items are NOT accepted:  smoke detectors, car batteries, and appliances containing freon, including AC units, refrigerators, dehumidifiers, or other waste materials.

 

Mattress Recycling Event

Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

at Cheshire Town Hall, 84 South Main Street (Rt. 10)

       Residents may drop off mattresses, box springs and crib mattresses.  Items NOT accepted include: mattresses from futons, sofa beds, water beds, car beds; mattresses infested with bed bugs; mattresses that are wet, damaged, or excessively soiled; sleeping bags; mattress pads, toppers, pillows, bedding; furniture, other household items, garbage.  This collection is for Cheshire residents only.

 

For additional information, contact the Public Works Department at 203-271-6650.

 

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Electronics Recycling Event

Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

at Darcey School, 1686 Waterbury Road

       Cheshire residents and businesses may drop off their electronic recyclables including: computers and peripherals, televisions and peripherals, copy machines, stereo systems, telephones, small appliances, lightbulbs, game consoles/controllers, batteries.  The following items are NOT accepted:  smoke detectors, car batteries, and appliances containing freon, including AC units, refrigerators, dehumidifiers, or other waste materials.

 

Mattress Recycling Event

Saturday, October 21, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

at Cheshire Town Hall, 84 South Main Street (Rt. 10)

       Residents may drop off mattresses, box springs and crib mattresses.  Items NOT accepted include: mattresses from futons, sofa beds, water beds, car beds; mattresses infested with bed bugs; mattresses that are wet, damaged, or excessively soiled; sleeping bags; mattress pads, toppers, pillows, bedding; furniture, other household items, garbage.  This collection is for Cheshire residents only.

 

For additional information, contact the Public Works Department at 203-271-6650.

 

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13th safest city http://www.cheshirect.org/news/13th-safest-city/ 2017-10-03T13:33:35 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/13th-safest-city/ Cheshire has been ranked the 13th Safest City in Connecticut, gaining seven positions from last year's ranking.  For information on the criteria and selection process, go to SafeWise.com.]]> Cheshire has been ranked the 13th Safest City in Connecticut, gaining seven positions from last year's ranking.  For information on the criteria and selection process, go to SafeWise.com.]]> Hurricane safety tips http://www.cheshirect.org/news/hurricane-safety-tips/ 2017-09-18T14:08:21 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/hurricane-safety-tips/ The Cheshire Fire Department has provided the attached information to help keep your family and property safe in the event of a hurricane.]]> The Cheshire Fire Department has provided the attached information to help keep your family and property safe in the event of a hurricane.]]>