Town Manager's Report - February 20th, 2018
Informational Budget Workshops for Residents
The first of two informational budget meetings for Windsor residents will be held on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM at town hall. These informal meetings are a great opportunity for residents to learn about the factors that are taken into consideration when creating the town's budget. The town manager will also provide updates on the latest news regarding the budget, and answer/discuss any budget questions from the audience. Another opportunity will be offered on March 27th. Light refreshments served. For more information call 860-285-1835.
Renovations to Train Station
Amtrak’s contractor has started renovations to improve handicapped accessibility at the Train Station on Mechanic Street. The work will entail renovating the restrooms as well as exterior improvements such as constructing a ramp on the east side of the building and rebuilding the sidewalk on the northwest side of the property along Union Street. This work will take several months to complete.
Informational meeting on proposed Millbrook Open Space Purchase
There will be a community-wide informational meeting on March 7, 2018 at 7:00 PM in the Council Chambers at town hall to discuss the possible purchase of the former Traditions Golf course for the purpose of open space preservation and passive recreation. During this meeting, participants will be able to learn more about this exciting opportunity to preserve 95 acres of land, to ask questions they may have or share any ideas of their own. All are welcome to attend.
Police Department Community Outreach
The Police Department will be holding a community outreach program on Thursday, February 22, starting at 6:30 PM here at Town Hall. The program is designed to foster communication and understanding through analysis and discussion of current issues and trends involving law enforcement and the community. Topics will include: police use of force, motor vehicle stops and traffic enforcement, crime investigations.