Cheshire News http://www.cheshirect.org 2021-01-27T11:03:11 umbraco v4 All the latest news from the city of cheshire en Bartlem South Final Concepts http://www.cheshirect.org/news/bartlem-south-final-concepts/ 2021-01-27T11:03:11 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/bartlem-south-final-concepts/ After months of analysis and public input, the Bartlem Park Concept plan was presented to the Town Council.  Thanks to all who participated and submitted suggestions and comments to make this a space for all our residents to enjoy.

VIEW PLAN HERE

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After months of analysis and public input, the Bartlem Park Concept plan was presented to the Town Council.  Thanks to all who participated and submitted suggestions and comments to make this a space for all our residents to enjoy.

VIEW PLAN HERE

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vaccination clinics for 75+ http://www.cheshirect.org/news/vaccination-clinics-for-75plus/ 2021-01-19T14:01:09 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/vaccination-clinics-for-75plus/  

VACCINATION CLINICS FOR INDIVIDUALS 75 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER

 

Chesprocott Health District will be holding two COVID-19 vaccination clinics for individuals 75 years of age and older from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 21, 2021 and Friday January 22, 2021 at the Cheshire Community Pool.  These clinics are open to any remaining Phase 1A eligible individuals as well.

 

Eligible residents who wish to participate must be registered in the state Department of Health VAMS system.  Eligible residents can register on the state Department of Health VAMS system at https://dphsubmissions.ct.gov/OnlineVaccine.  An email address is required.

 

Once registered, residents can book an appointment.  After 3:00 p.m. today, Tuesday, January 19, 2021, registrants can access the VAMS system to schedule an appointment at one of these clinics.

 

Those who can not register online can call 1-877-918-2224 Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Cheshire Senior Center and the Cheshire Public Library can provide limited tech support for those over 75 who are attempting to register on line.  For assistance, call the Cheshire Senior Center (203) 272-8286 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. today, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, or the Cheshire Public Library (203) 272-2245 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. today, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday.

 

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VACCINATION CLINICS FOR INDIVIDUALS 75 YEARS OF AGE AND OLDER

 

Chesprocott Health District will be holding two COVID-19 vaccination clinics for individuals 75 years of age and older from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 21, 2021 and Friday January 22, 2021 at the Cheshire Community Pool.  These clinics are open to any remaining Phase 1A eligible individuals as well.

 

Eligible residents who wish to participate must be registered in the state Department of Health VAMS system.  Eligible residents can register on the state Department of Health VAMS system at https://dphsubmissions.ct.gov/OnlineVaccine.  An email address is required.

 

Once registered, residents can book an appointment.  After 3:00 p.m. today, Tuesday, January 19, 2021, registrants can access the VAMS system to schedule an appointment at one of these clinics.

 

Those who can not register online can call 1-877-918-2224 Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

 

Cheshire Senior Center and the Cheshire Public Library can provide limited tech support for those over 75 who are attempting to register on line.  For assistance, call the Cheshire Senior Center (203) 272-8286 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. today, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, or the Cheshire Public Library (203) 272-2245 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. today, 9:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, and 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Thursday.

 

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Narcan & Suicide Prevention Trainings http://www.cheshirect.org/news/narcan-suicide-prevention-trainings/ 2021-01-08T10:02:35 Melanie Roberts http://www.cheshirect.org/news/narcan-suicide-prevention-trainings/ Western CT Coalition is providing free Narcan & Suicide Prevention Training.

 

Narcan training will be held on January 26, 2021 from 10:00 am - 11:30am. Registration is required. For more information please click here.

 

Suicide Prevention training will be held on January 29, 2021 from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm. Registration is required. For more information please click here.

 

 

 

 

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Western CT Coalition is providing free Narcan & Suicide Prevention Training.

 

Narcan training will be held on January 26, 2021 from 10:00 am - 11:30am. Registration is required. For more information please click here.

 

Suicide Prevention training will be held on January 29, 2021 from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm. Registration is required. For more information please click here.

 

 

 

 

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Youth Support and Counseling Programs http://www.cheshirect.org/news/youth-support-and-counseling-programs/ 2021-01-07T11:45:00 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/youth-support-and-counseling-programs/ 2020 was a challenging year, especially for our young people.  Human Services offers free Youth Counseling, and also virtual support groups for young people.  Click here for more information.

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2020 was a challenging year, especially for our young people.  Human Services offers free Youth Counseling, and also virtual support groups for young people.  Click here for more information.

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Local tax deferral program extended http://www.cheshirect.org/news/local-tax-deferral-program-extended/ 2020-12-28T12:18:23 Arnett Talbot http://www.cheshirect.org/news/local-tax-deferral-program-extended/  

Extension of Local Property Tax Deferment Program

 

     The local property tax deferment program previously established by Executive Order and approved by the Cheshire Town Council for taxes due July 1, 2020 has been extended by Executive Order 9R.  Therefore, any Real Property, Supplemental Motor Vehicle AND Sewer Use bills that are due on January 1, 2021 may be paid up until April 1, 2021 and will not be considered delinquent and will not incur interest.  Aforementioned bills paid on April 2, 2021 or later shall be delinquent and interest shall be charged at the statutory rate of 1.5% per month or 6% retroactive to January 1, 2021.

     This deferral program is established to provide additional relief on interest and penalties for Cheshire taxpayers who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Please Note:

  • Real estate accounts in escrow and paid by a bank are not eligible for this program.
  • No application is necessary for taxpayers including businesses, with the exception of landlords.
  • Landlords must apply and qualify to be considered eligible via the Landlord Deferment Program Application.
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Extension of Local Property Tax Deferment Program

 

     The local property tax deferment program previously established by Executive Order and approved by the Cheshire Town Council for taxes due July 1, 2020 has been extended by Executive Order 9R.  Therefore, any Real Property, Supplemental Motor Vehicle AND Sewer Use bills that are due on January 1, 2021 may be paid up until April 1, 2021 and will not be considered delinquent and will not incur interest.  Aforementioned bills paid on April 2, 2021 or later shall be delinquent and interest shall be charged at the statutory rate of 1.5% per month or 6% retroactive to January 1, 2021.

     This deferral program is established to provide additional relief on interest and penalties for Cheshire taxpayers who have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

 

Please Note:

  • Real estate accounts in escrow and paid by a bank are not eligible for this program.
  • No application is necessary for taxpayers including businesses, with the exception of landlords.
  • Landlords must apply and qualify to be considered eligible via the Landlord Deferment Program Application.
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