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Posted on: August 9, 2020

Update; Sunday, August 9th From Selectwoman Sandra Allyn-Gauthier


Our latest update is that we have 98 people without power this morning which is less than 4.5% so we are better than the estimated percentage which was announced yesterday in terms of the 90% being restored by this evening. Crews are still working in Pres...

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Posted on: August 6, 2020

Sunday, August 9th... Emergency Storm Provision Location


Preston Plains Middle School Gym will be open on Sunday, August 9th from 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM for charging, water (please bring your own containers) and showers to serve our community during this power outage.  All safety measures for COVID 19 will ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Normal Hours Are In Effect!!


Town Hall, Transfer Station and Town Garage power has been restored. Operations will remain the same prior to the power outage due to Covid-19 requirements. If you have any questions, please contact Town Hall at 860-887-5581.

Posted on: December 7, 2017

If We Can't Reach You, We Can't Alert You!

Everbridge Alert

Our TOWN OF PRESTON ALERT PROGRAM is a community notification system that delivers information directly from Town Officials to you.  Register now!

Get time sensitive notifications about emergencies and other important community news that may affec...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

The Cynthia A. Carano Memorial Scholarship Fund

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Cynthia Carano Memorial Scholarship Awards $1,300 to Preston Student
(Preston, CT) — Norwich Free Academy senior, Kali Grace Whitford, has been selected as this year’s recipient of the Cynthia A. Carano Memorial Scholarship award.

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Posted on: July 30, 2020

Governor Lamont Announces Launch of


Governor Ned Lamont announced the launch of – an online, one-stop-shop where entrepreneurs can easily find information and quickly create a checklist with everything required to start up or manage their business in Connecticut.

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

Homes For The Brave; Step OUT For The Brave 40,000 Step Virtual Challenge!!


Between Saturday, August 8th and Sunday, August 16th, join the Step Out for the Brave 40,000 Step Virtual Challenge to take 40,000 steps for each of the 40,000 homeless Veterans across the United States. Complete the challenge individually or as a group.

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Tax Collector's Notice...

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The first installment of Real Estate, Personal Property and Motor Vehicle Tax Bills for the 2020-2021 Fiscal Year will be due July 1, 2020.  The Town of Preston is offering a deferment program due to COVID-19.   The deferment program all...

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Notice From the Preston Registrars' of Voters Office...

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Presidential Preference & Congressional Primary Election, August 11, 2020, 6:00 AM - 8:00 PM, at Preston Plains Middle School, 1 Route 164, Preston, CT 063654. Only registered Democrats and Republicans are eligible to vote at this Primary Election.

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Posted on: July 14, 2020

Looking For A Way To Get More Involved In the Community ?


The Town of Preston is seeking residents to fill vacant seats on various Boards and Commissions. Please click on the link below to view current vacancies.

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Posted on: July 21, 2020

Notice to Bidders; Tennis and Basketball Court Refurbishments

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Proposal forms, specifications and any addenda may be obtained by emailing the Town of Preston Parks and Recreation Office at Proposals may be submitted only by email to until 2:00 PM on August 20, 2020

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Town Hall is Continuing to Limit Access, However We Are Still Here!!


How can I pay my taxes during COVID-19?

  • Payment methods have not changed.  You have 3 options:
  1. Mail your payment to:  389 Route 2, Preston, CT 06365  Attn: Tax Collector
  2. Online:    (Fe...
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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Precautionary Measures For The Health and Safety of All


Effective 3/17/2020, Town Hall will be limiting access except for essential business. All residents and visitors should conduct business by phone or electronically (email). If there is an essential business item, you should contact the department directly...


Posted on: July 14, 2020

Eversource Protects Reliability by Removing Dead, Hazardous Roadside Trees


“This year, we’re investing more than $83 million, trimming branches and removing hazardous trees along more than 4,200 miles of roads before they come down on our electric lines and disrupt power to our customers,” said Eversource Vegetation Management

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Town of Preston Annual Report FY 2018 - 2019

Annual Report

One of the responsibilities of the Board of Finance is to prepare and publish the Annual Town Report. The report must include reports of town officers and boards required by law, a statement of the amount received for Town Aid Road and its use,

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Important Notice - Interstate 395 Lane Closure Info...

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The Connecticut Department of Transportation announced that a paving project on I-395 in Montville and Norwich will begin on May 25, 2020. There will be lane closures between May 25, 2020 and October 31, 2020 on I-395 Northbound AND Southbound.

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

The Census Is More Than A Head Count...


It's how lawmakers decide how much money your community gets for critical services. Without a full count, your school's lunch and special ed programs could get cut. Your fire department could buckle in the face of disaster.

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