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Local News for Middlefield, Connecticut


DMIAAB Subsidized Composters Available

In an effort to reduce the amount of solid waste from our communities, DMIAAB underwrites a composter program at a significantly discounted purchase price for residents of Durham and Middlefield. We have both food digesters and traditional composters available. Residents may purchase Earth Machine Composters for $30 and Green Cone food digesters for $60. These READ MORE.

Spring Brush Pickup

The Public Works Department will conduct the spring brush pickup starting April 12, 2021. Please have all brush at curbside before the start date to insure pickup; only one pass will be made on each street. Since this service is provided to residents throughout Middlefield and Rockfall, we must limit each household to one truckload READ MORE.

“Nice White Parents” Podcast Discussion

Join us Thursday, April 8th at 7 PM via Zoom. The Middlefield Durham Racial Justice Team is excited to announce the April community conversation about racial justice. Before these monthly discussions, participants will be invited to watch a film, read a book or listen to a podcast. To sign up for this Zoom discussion email: READ MORE.

29th Annual Native Plant & Plug Sale

Think Local! Plant Natives! The Connecticut River Coastal Conservation District is pleased to offer a large collection of excellent native plants, edibles, and pollinator-friendly choices. For plant pictures, detailed descriptions, and additional shrubs and perennials, visit the webstore at: Read the article on READ MORE.

Book Returns

•Our outdoor book drops are open 24/7 for returns•The library is fine free•Your returned items will be “quarantined ” for 96 hours BEFORE being checked in•Your books can be returned to any public library in Connecticut The post Book Returns appeared first on Levi E. Coe Library. Read the article on READ MORE.

Transportation Services Available – including Complimentary COVID Testing & Vaccine Trips

Complimentary COVID Testing & COVID Vaccine Transportation Middletown Transit District (MAT) provides complimentary COVID Testing and COVID Vaccine transportation trips. The service provides accessible transportation within the Middletown Area Transit service area and is available 7 days per week. It is available to all residents within the Middletown Transit District. Participant’s taxi rides to designated READ MORE.

Schedule a Vaccine – Age 75-Plus – Preliminary Time Line Phases

THE PRELIMINARY TIME LINE OF THE PHASES FOR VACCINES Scheduling now: Individuals 75-years-of-age and over. Given the currently scarce supply of vaccine, it will take time for all individuals in this phase (Phase 1b) to receive the vaccine. Scheduling next (likely early February): Individuals 65-years-of-age and over. Scheduling information coming soon (likely early March): Frontline READ MORE.

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