Local News for Wethersfield, Connecticut


2020 Community Photo Contest Announced

The Wethersfield Tourism Commission invites photographers to enter its 10th Annual Community Photo Contest. Professional and amateur photographers of any age are invited to submit entries to the competition. Special consideration will be given to entries that depict recognizable Wethersfield people community events, buildings, landmarks and places. Submission deadline is Monday, October 26, 2020 and READ MORE.

Berlin Turnpike Coordinated Traffic Signal Project – Public Information Meeting

The CT Department of Transportation will conduct a Virtual Public Information Meeting concerning the proposed replacement of traffic signals along U.S. Route 5/15 (Berlin Turnpike) from Nott Street in Wethersfield to Rowley Street on the Newington/Berlin town line, on Wednesday, October 14 at 7:00 p.m. The meeting will be live streamed via Microsoft Teams Live READ MORE.

Zoning Regulation Amendments Adopted

At their August 18, 2020 meeting, the Planning and Zoning Commission voted to approve zoning regulation amendments that include requirements for Low Impact Development “LID” Regulations and revisions to the Site Development Plan Requirements. A document listing the amendments is available from the Planning and Economic Development Department page. Read the article on wethersfieldct.gov READ MORE.

Scarecrows Along Main Begins Oct. 3

25th Annual Scarecrows Along Main Street – October 3 to November 1 Come to the historic district of Wethersfield and see something spectacular! Scarecrows will be popping up along side shops, restaurants, museums, colonial homes and more this fall season. Scarecrows along Main is sponsored by the Old Wethersfield Shopkeepers Association. Come visit us on READ MORE.

DMV Adds to List of Extended Deadlines

WETHERSFIELD – The state Department of Motor Vehicles has added to its list of extended deadlines for residents with expiring credentials. Eligible DMV credentials that expire between August 1, 2020, and September 30, 2020, are automatically covered by this extension. Read the rest of the article on primepublishers.com READ MORE.