Posted on: August 18, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (8/18)

Dawn Francis, Town Manager

Revision of Chapter 6: Animals, Colchester Code of Ordinances

The Selectboard held a public hearing on Tuesday, August 8 on the revision of the Colchester Code of Ordinances “Chapter 6. Animals” and ad...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (8/11)

Dawn Francis, Town Manager

Tax Day and New Town Address Reminder

Municipal and school taxes are due on August 15. Deliver either via post office (must be postmarked by August 15) or bring to the Town Clerk’s office at 781 Blakely Road. Remember th...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (8/4)

Dawn Francis, Town Manager

New Inflatable Water Park Now Open at Bayside Beach!

Colchester Parks and Recreation is excited to introduce their newest addition to the Bayside waterfront: a giant inflatable slide and climbing structure. Visit us at Bayside Bea...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (7/28)

Dawn Francis, Town Manager

Flood Safety

 Typically by July flood season is over. This year, with heavy and steady summer rain, water is high and we have experienced five drownings since the end of April. Here are some flood safety tips from the Ver...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (7/21)

Dawn Francis, Town Manager

The Colchester Technical Rescue team, dispatchers, and other municipalities’ emergency responders deserve our deep appreciation for the many hours they have been called to serve recently. The Technical Rescue team, in p...

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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (7/14)

Dawn Francis, Town Manager

We hope you had a fun and relaxing Fourth of July! Did you know Colchester’s July 4th celebration takes six months of advance planning? With the road construction in the village, the Parks and Recreation Department working with t...

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Posted on: July 7, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (7/7)

Manager’s Message of the Week - Dawn Francis, Town Manager

The 2017-18 Municipal Tax Rate

The 2017-18 Municipal Tax Rate set by the Selectboard is $0.5271 per $100.00 of property value. Had the stormwater utility not been created, the tax rate wou...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (6/30)

Town of Colchester Employees Summit

A couple of weeks ago the Colchester Town Offices were closed to business on a Friday so that our employees could attend an organizational summit that also included the leadership of our Town boards and commissions and s...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Manager's Message of the Week (6/23)

Summer Fun in Colchester

 Bayside Paddle Sports Is Open for the 2017 Season

June 19-August 27 - 7 days a week - 10AM to 8 PM

Have you tried paddle boarding yet? If you enjoy being on the water at Malletts Bay, come to Bayside Paddle Sports Rentals l...

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Posted on: March 24, 2017

Learn More: Proposed Stormwater Utility

We hope by now you have read or heard about the proposed Stormwater Utility that has been under development for the past eighteen months and is now to be considered by the Colchester Selectboard.  We believe this Utility is the best approach to a...

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