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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Preston Style; "When You Can't Do What You Do, Do What You Can" As Inspired by Bon Jovi


In this time of uncertainty when coming together in a group isn’t physically possible, we still need and want to find ways to connect. Many of us can’t do the things we normally do but have found ways to help our friends, neighbors and...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

UPDATED April 3- Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources- Governor Lamont's News Releases

Stay Home Stay Safe

Updates From Governor Lamont

April 3, 2020

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Parks and Recreation Event April 4 - 12, 2020


Please participate by placing a paper egg or multiple eggs in your front window... or decorate a tree with eggs in your front yard.. or if your house cannot be seen from the road, decorate your mailbox. Kids and community members can enjoy "Egg Hunting"

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Stay Involved:


Stay Involved: 

Meeting Agendas will be posted on the website as is our usual practice and will include call-in information so that you can still participate and provide your comments. Calling in is easy, simply dial the phone number on the posted...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

UPDATED April 2 - Connecticut Department of Economic and Community Development


DECD Website Link...

NOTICE: We know many Connecticut businesses are struggling as they deal with the effects of COVID-19. We appreciate their perseverance and know they share our commitment to keeping our residents healthy. The state, working with its fed...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

March 31, 2020 Important Message From Eversource


We’ve suspended disconnections, late fees and taken other steps to help customers in response to COVID-19. As a member of the communities we serve across New England, we’re here to support our customers through this challenging time, including:

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

Preston Parks and Recreation Event... Bear Hunt In Preston


March 28, 2020 - April 3, 2020 - Please participate by putting a bear in your front window. Kids and community members can enjoy " Bear Hunting" by going on a walk or ride and spotting all the neighborhood bears!! #GoingOnABearHuntInPreston

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

March 27, 2020 Preston Parks and Rec Notice: Preston Community Park


Basketball courts, tennis courts, swings and the fire truck are closed. Also closed are the picnic tables under both pavilions. If you are walking the track, we'd like to remind you to practice social distancing and remain 6 feet away from others.

Posted on: March 15, 2020

March 15, 2020- Letter From the Superintendent of Schools Regarding Food Service

Grab and Go

Beginning Monday, March 16th, Preston Public Schools Food Service will offer all students under 18 "grab and go" breakfast and lunch from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM at Preston Plains Middle School. Students and families will stop by the PPMS c...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Transfer Station Will No Longer Be Accepting Bulky Waste Until Further Notice

No Bulk

Effective immediately, due to the Coronavirus pandemic and for the  health and safety of all, the transfer station will no longer be accepting bulky waste until further notice. FOR THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF ALL, PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU ARE STRICTLY A...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Community Bell Ringing Nightly 8:00 PM - 8:02 PM

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Town of Preston and other communities join in the bell ringing originated in Windsor Locks. Preston encourages our residents to ring their bells nightly so we can hear them across Connecticut. We are in this together!!

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: March 21, 2020

Don't Stop Voting Because You Have a Disability

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If you have a permanent disability and are unable to vote at the polling place in person, you are eligible to receive automatically by mail an absentee ballot for each election, primary or referendum. Simply apply for Permanent Absentee Ballot Status.

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

March 13, 2020- Important Closure Announcements!!

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Per order of the Library Board of Trustees, the Preston Public Library will be closed for at least 2 weeks effective today March 13 at 4:00 pm. As guidance is updated, this time period may extended.


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Posted on: March 17, 2020

The Senior Center Will Be Closed Until Further Notice

Important Notice

Due to the unprecedented public health crisis, the Senior Center will be closed until further notice for the health and safety of all. If you need an appointment or assistance during this time, please contact Fran Minor at 860-887-5581 ext. 104. In additi...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

Selectwoman Sandra Allyn-Gauthier Announces Launch of Facebook Page for The Town of Preston


I am pleased to launch this Facebook page for the Preston Town Hall. While I was out campaigning, I heard from many people that this was something you desired and I have been working towards this goal. I recognize that Facebook offers another way for us t...

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