News Flash

Posted on: August 15, 2022

This Week in Madison

This week in Madison Connecticut

This week in Madison…

Please visit the online calendar for meeting locations, links to agendas, hybrid meeting links and the latest updates.

Monday, August 15, 2022

  • 5:30 p.m. New Elementary School Building Committee
  • 6:00 p.m. Board of Sele...
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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 12, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Drought Conditions

I would like to remind residents that we are experiencing Stage 2 Drought conditions throughout the state, including Madison, due to precipitation across the state being below normal, potentially impacting local water supplies, agricultu...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 11, 2022

Public Information Meeting

Announcement

You are invited to a Public Information Meeting:

WOODLAND ROAD,  ROUTE 79 & BRADLEY ROAD PEDESTRIAN IMPROVEMENTS

To be held Thursday, September 8, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. in meeting Room C, Hammonasset Room 8 Campus Drive, Madison, Connecticut

Residen...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 9, 2022

Certified Primary Results

Preliminary Primary Results-1

The final results of the primaries held in Madison, Connecticut on August 9, 2022

Democratic

Republican

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 9, 2022

Top Dog 2022

Atlas Top Dog 2022

Meet Atlas, Madison's Top Dog for 2022!

Meet the Top Dog Madison Homepage News
Posted on: July 26, 2022

Tax Reminder

Notice from the Tax Office

The first installment of tax on the 2021 Grand List was due July 1, 2022. The last day to pay the July 1, 2022 installment without penalty is August 1, 2022 (US Postmark). Payments not bearing a US Postmark must be received by August 1, 2022 to avoid inte...

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Tax Collector
Posted on: July 22, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

While we continue to experience extreme hot weather throughout the summer months, the Town will continue to activate cooling centers for residents to escape the heat when necessary. Please visit the Town website for more information on cooling center loca...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: July 14, 2022

Drought Conditions Announced in Connecticut

Drought Conditions Announced

STATE OF CONNECTICUT DROUGHT WORKING GROUP DECLARES STAGE 2 DROUGHT CONDITIONS EXIST IN ALL EIGHT COUNTIES

 

(HARTFORD, CT) – Today, Governor Ned Lamont approved a recommendation by the State of Connecticut’s Interagenc...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: July 14, 2022

COVID Test Kit Expiration Date Extension

Test Kit Expiration Extended

On Jul 8, 2022, the FDA granted another three-month shelf-life extension for the iHealth COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test, which extended the shelf-life of all iHealth tests from 6 months to 12 months. Please visit the iHealth Labs website for more information...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: July 8, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

First Selectwoman's Community Update

I am so grateful that this year we were able to enjoy a wonderful July 4th holiday weekend with all our traditional Madison events, including spectacular weather. The fireworks were fantastic, the parade was en...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: July 11, 2022

2021 Grand List Tax Bills

Notice from the Tax Office

The first installment of tax on the 2021 Grand List was due July 1, 2022. 

The last day to pay the July 1, 2022 installment without penalty is August 1, 2022 (US Postmark). Payments not bearing a US Postmark must be received by August 1, 2022 to a...

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Tax Collector
Posted on: July 5, 2022

2021 Grand List Tax Bills

The 2021 Grand List tax bills were mailed and are available online. The first installment of tax is due July 1, 2022. Payment received on or before August 1, 2022, (US postmark) is considered an on-time payment. 

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Tax Collector
Posted on: June 24, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Charter Public Hearing

On Monday, June 27th, the Board of Selectmen is holding a public hearing on the proposed amendments to the Town Charter as recommended by the Charter Review Commission. The hearing is being held through a hybrid format at 6 p.m. in R...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: June 13, 2022

CDBG Project Completed at Concord Meadows

Madison Connecticut News

June 13, 2022 - The Town of Madison celebrates completion of Small Cities Community Development Block Grant modernization project at Concord Meadows 

In 2019 the Town of was amongst 13 municipalities awarded funding.  Madison received $1,...

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Additional Info... Madison Homepage News
Posted on: June 10, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Community Update from the First Selectwoman

High School Graduation 

 ?? A special congratulations to the Daniel Hand Class of 2022! The Board of Education will be conducting a graduation ceremony this Tuesday, June 14th on the Town Green s...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: June 8, 2022

FREE transit service to Hammonasset State Park

9 Town Transit, CT Department of Transportation and CT Department of Energy and Environmental Protection are partnering to provide seasonal FREE transit service to Hammonasset State Park and Beach, Madison town center & beyond!

Additional Info... Madison Homepage News
Posted on: May 31, 2022

Gun Violence Proclamation

Gun Violence Proclamation

June 3, 2022 is proclaimed Gun Violence Awareness Day in Madison.

Additional Info... Madison Homepage News
Posted on: May 27, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

Community Update from the First Selectwoman

Memorial Day Weekend

The Town, in partnership with the American Legion and VFW, will be honoring our fallen veterans this Monday, May 30th, with a return of our Memorial Day Parade followed by a remembrance ceremony on the Town Green. The Parade will step ...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: May 26, 2022

Road Closure / Bridge Replacement Starts June 6

Bridge Closure Heatherwood

Beginning on June 6, 2022, the portion of Heatherwood Drive shown in the attached map will be closed for a minimum of 6 months due to State Project 75-136, Replacement of Bridge No. 04857, Heatherwood Drive over Camp Laurelwood Brook.

View Bridge ...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: May 20, 2022

Summer Youth Employment Program 2022

summer youth employment program

Madison Youth and Family Services is partnering with Town and local businesses to help some Madison teens overcome barriers to employment opportunities!

Additional Info... Madison Homepage News
Posted on: May 18, 2022

Paving Notice

Paving Notice

Weather permitting, the following roads are scheduled to be milled and paved starting on May 23, 2022:

  • Beaver Pond Rd
  • Franks Way
  • Kelsey Springs Dr
  • Rolling Meadow Rd

At least one lane of traffic will be maintained during this work.  Traffic controllers...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: May 17, 2022

Budget Referendum - Final Results

Budget Referendum 5-17--22 FINAL RESULTS IG

The FINAL results of the Town of Madison Budget Referendum are posted.  

View Results

Madison Homepage News
Posted on: May 13, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s biweekly update

2022-2023 Budget Referendum

This Tuesday, May 17th, the Town will be holding its annual Budget Referendum.  The Total Requested Budget for the Town and Madis...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: April 29, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s biweekly update

COVID Update

The state along with the nation continues to experience a rise in cases as a result of a new COVD variant. The Town is also seeing an uptick, among resid...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Charter Committee Final Public Hearing

The Town of Madison ad-hoc Charter Review Committee will hold a final Public Hearing on April 27, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. via Zoom before sending their draft to the Board of Selectmen. Meeting details and Zoom link can be found on the Town website. The...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Beach and Recreation Office Moving

beach and rec moves to surf club 4-26-2022

The  Beach and Recreation Office will move to the Surf Club Building, 87 Surf Club Rd, on April 25, 2022

  • The office will be CLOSED for business on Friday, April 22nd and Monday, April 25th.  
  • The Beach & Recreation office will...
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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: April 19, 2022

Affordable Housing Plan Draft

Draft Affordable Housing Plan

The Town of Madison ad-hoc Affordable Housing Plan Committee completed a draft Affordable Housing Plan for consideration.  The Board of Selectmen scheduled a public hearing for May 23, 2022 at 6pm and details are available on the Town’s...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: April 15, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s biweekly update

COVID Update

The state along with the nation is once again seeing a rise in cases as a result of a new COVD variant. The Town has also seen this uptick, including a rise in cas...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: April 15, 2022

Pilot Social Outreach Program

MYFS and MPD Pilot Social Outreach Program - click to learn more

Between April and May of 2022, the Madison Police Department will have social work services available to ALL Madison residents through a pilot program facilitated through Madison Youth and Family Services. The social worker may reach out to resid...

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Pilot Social Outreach Program webpage Madison Homepage News
Posted on: April 1, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s biweekly update

Spring 2022 

As we begin to see the signs of Spring, the Town is preparing for Madison’s Annual Green Up, Clean Up Day, now scheduled for April 30, 2022 from 8:00 a.m....

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: March 18, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s biweekly update

COVID Update

This week marks the two-year anniversary of the Governor’s declaration of a public health emergency in our state. Since that declaration, our lives have been trans...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: March 4, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good afternoon, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s biweekly update.

COVID Update

Madison currently has 14 cases and no hospitalizations. This past week both the Town and Board of Education approved a mask optional policy for all Town and sch...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Join the Ethics Commission

seeking members for ethics commission

In late 2021, the Board of Selectmen approved the incorporation of the Ethics Code into the Madison Code of Ordinances and with it, established a permanent Ethics Commission. The Committee will consist of five (5) members and three (3) alternates, all res...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: February 14, 2022

County Road Closure Notification

Bridge closed on County Road between Summer Hill and Jay Dowd.  March - Oct 2022

The Towns of Madison and Killingworth are preparing to begin a project to reconstruct the County Road Bridge over the Hammonasset River. County Road will be closed at the Madison – Killingworth Town Line from March 1, 2022 to October 5, 2022 due...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: February 11, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good afternoon, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s biweekly update

COVID Update

Madison currently has 21 active cases in our community.  We continue to see a decline in community spread across the state and in our Town. In...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: February 11, 2022

State of the Town Presentation

State of the Town 2-10-22

Slideshow from the State of the Town on February 10, 2022


State of the Town Presentation Slides Madison Homepage News
Posted on: February 11, 2022

Eversource Assistance Information

Energy Assistance Information from Eversource

Eversource customers who are struggling to keep up with energy bills can get assistance now by calling us at 800-286-2828 or visiting (http://www.eversource.com/billhelp)

Eversource Programs (English and Spanish)

Operation Fuel

Stay Warm

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: February 9, 2022

Annual Town Meeting

Annual Town Meeting

First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons will present the State of the Town at 6:00 p.m. on February 10, 2022 in Town Campus Room A and on Zoom.  

Annual Town Meeting

HYBRID MEETINGTown Campus Room A & ZoomAll voting in-person in Town Campus Room A.&n...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: February 8, 2022

Referenda - Tuesday, February 15, 2022

Referenda February 15 2022

Polls will be open in Madison from 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, February 15, 2022

The questions on the ballot are in regards to the Academy Community Center Project, the Madison Public Schools Renewal Plan, and the proposed sale of Isl...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 31, 2022

Reminder: Special Town Meeting

Town Meeting

A reminder that the Board of Selectmen will hold a Special Town Meeting on Tuesday, February 1, 2022 at 7:00 p.m. in the Auditorium of Polson Middle School to discuss Resolutions pertaining to: appropriating funds for the renovation of the Academy School ...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 31, 2022

Madison's Affordable Housing Survey

Madisons affordable housing survey

The Madison Ad-hoc Affordable Housing Plan Committee is in the process of developing an affordable housing plan for our Town.  They have released a survey to solicit community feedback.  While some of our residents and employees may have...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 28, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s biweekly update

COVID Update

Madison currently has 25 active cases in our community and, unfortunately, 2 hospitalizations.  Please note that this data does not include at-home testin...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Referenda Information

Referenda questions and Explanations

The Town has prepared Explanatory Texts for potential voters regarding the February 15th referendum questions. These documents provide a summary overview of the Academy Community Center Project, the Madison Public Schools Renewal Plan, and the proposed sa...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

COVID Update

Madison currently has 64 active cases in our community and 2 hospitalizations.  Please note that this data does not include at-home testing. We are continuing to experience significant community spread of the virus and strongly advise...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 12, 2022

Face Masks Available for Residents

Face Mask Distribution - n95

The Town of Madison recently received a supply of N95 masks from the state of Connecticut. These masks are now available for residents to pick-up at 3 locations throughout town during normal business hours. Given supplies are limited, we request residents...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Test Kit Distribution - Jan 12 - ALL SLOTS FULL

Test Kit Distribution

NOTE:  ALL TEST KITS HAVE BEEN RESERVED

Good afternoon, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with important information on a new COVID test kit distribution.

The Town recently received a new shipment of additional at-home COVID tests from the stat...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Potential Referenda Information

Information: Academy & MPS Renewal

MADISON PUBLIC SCHOOLS RENEWAL PLAN

Dr. Craig Cooke, Superintendent of Schools will discuss the MPS Renewal Plan at the Board of Education meeting Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at 7:30 p.m.   The meeting will be held at Polson Middle School and on Zoom...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: January 2, 2022

Test Kit Information

Test Kit Distribution

Good afternoon, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with updated information on the Town’s distribution of COVID tests to Madison residents 

Yesterday the Town received a shipment of 2,880 single, at-home COVID tests from the state of Connecticu...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: December 17, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Unfortunately, Madison continues to see an uptick in COVID cases, with 25 active cases in our community and 3 residents hospitalized.  Some of the cases identified in Madison include the omicron variant.  Given that starting next week ma...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: December 9, 2021

Affordable Housing Educational Forum

Aff Hous Educational Forum

Why Affordable Housing?

Join the Town of Madison Ad-Hoc Affordable Housing Committee as they present a Zoom educational forum with:

  • David Fink, Housing Consultant for the Southern Region Council of Governments
  • Elaine Reitman, President of MIRC/Concord Meadow...
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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: December 3, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

COVID Update

Madison currently has 17 active COVID-19 cases in our community and, unfortunately, three residents hospitalized.  As we enter the winter months, we continue to encourage all vaccinated residents over the age of 18 to follow CDC guida...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: November 19, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

COVID Update

Madison currently has 23 active COVID-19 cases in our community.  We have also seen an increase of cases in our schools.  We continue to encourage anyone with children five years of age or older to get their children vaccinat...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: November 10, 2021

Winter Energy Prices Bulletin From Eversource

thermostat

The following information is a message from Eversource regarding gas and electric rates this winter.

Eversource Winter Costs Bulletin Madison Homepage News
Posted on: November 5, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

COVID Update

Madison currently has 20 active COVID-19 cases in our community.  We encourage anyone exhibiting symptoms of COVID to get tested, regardless of vaccination status, in order to protect our most vulnerable populations. If you need to fi...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: October 25, 2021

Domestic Violence Awareness

Womens Club of Madison - Domestic Violence Awareness

On October 12, 2021 the Board of Selectmen signed a Proclamation recognizing of the impact that domestic violence has on the health and well-being of our community; and proclaiming Wednesday, October 13, 2021 as Domestic Violence Awareness Day in the Town...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: November 3, 2021

Certified Results of the Nov 2nd Municipal Election

municipal-election-11-2-21-unofficial-results

Official Results, posted 11/4/2021.

Additional Info... Madison Homepage News
Posted on: October 22, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

COVID Update

Madison currently has 16 active cases in our community, with a majority of these cases being adults.  We encourage anyone exhibiting symptoms of COVID to get tested,  regardless of vaccination status, in order to protect our ...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Town of Madison Announces Step Forward on Downtown Utility Relocation Project

Downtown Utility Relocation Project

For Immediate Release

October 20, 2021 - The Town of Madison is pleased to announce plans to move forward on completing the Town’s downtown utility relocation project. Yesterday, an outstanding electrical easement with Eversource was recorded wit...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: October 8, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

COVID Update

We are fortunate that Madison’s COVID cases are in the decline. We currently have 10 active cases in our community and are starting to see the benefits of our high vaccination rates.  As always, the Town is actively monitori...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: October 7, 2021

Guilford and Madison Appoint Shared Economic Development Director

Shared EDC Director

October 2021 - First Selectmen of the towns of Madison and Guilford announce that Sheri Cote has been named as the newly established Guilford-Madison Economic Development Director. 

Ms. Cote will assist and advise both First Selectmen and both Eco...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: September 24, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s bi-weekly update.

COVID Update

Madison currently has 23 active COVID-19 cases in our community. Most of these cases fall within the 30 to 60 years old age category; 4 cases are confirmed to be ...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: September 10, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s bi-weekly update.

COVID Update

Madison currently has 11 active COVID-19 cases in our community with, unfortunately, one resident hospitalized; current cases include one unvaccinated minor with ...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: September 8, 2021

ARP Funding / COVID Taskforce Advisory Committee (Ad-Hoc)

ARP-Covid Taskforce Seeks members of the public

At their regular meeting on August 30, 2021 the Board of Selectmen approved the establishment of an Ad-Hoc ARP Funding / COVID Taskforce Advisory Committee. The Committee will be comprised of membership from each of the three Elected Boards as well as mem...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting

Madison, Connecticut Finance Department

I was proud to learn that the Town of Madison was awarded a Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting from the Government Finance Officers Association of the U.S. and Canada (GFOA).  Our Finance Director Stacy Nobitz and he...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 27, 2021

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwomans community update

Good evening this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with today’s bi-weekly update.

COVID Update

I am disappointed to report that we have seen our cases of COVID-19 grow over these last two weeks. Madison currently has 21 active COVID-19 cases in ou...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 22, 2021

Final Tropical Storm Henri Alert Message

Tropical Storm Henri

Good evening this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with a final update on Tropical Storm Henri.  We can be grateful that this storm has weakened significantly and appears not to have had a major impact on Madison. So far, we have seen minimal sto...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 22, 2021

Tropical Storm Henri Alert Message #3

Tropical Storm Henri

Good afternoon this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with an important update on Tropical Storm Henri.  We are fortunate that earlier today Henri was downgraded from a Hurricane to a Tropical Storm, with the eye shifting east. The risk of a signi...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 21, 2021

Hurricane Henri Alert #2

Madison CT Henri Hurricane Storm Alert

Good afternoon, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with an urgent emergency update on Hurricane Henri. Today the Board of Selectmen issued a Declaration of Emergency in preparation for Hurricane Henri, which is currently expected to arrive in our area ...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Hurricane Henri Alert

Madison CT Henri Hurricane Storm Alert

Good evening, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with an important emergency alert on approaching Hurricane Henri.

Hurricane and storm surge watches were issued earlier today for our area due to the expected arrival of Hurricane Henri within the next 36...

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Madison Homepage News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Retired US Flag Collection Bins

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Henry Wilson, a Life Scout with Boy Scout Troop 490 Madison has placed a drop box at the Madison Town Hall to collect retired U.S. American Flags as his Eagle project.   Henry has also placed drop boxes at the North Madison Fire Station, and the ...

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Madison Homepage News

News Flash

Posted on: July 26, 2022

Tax Reminder

Notice from the Tax Office

The first installment of tax on the 2021 Grand List was due July 1, 2022. The last day to pay the July 1, 2022 installment without penalty is August 1, 2022 (US Postmark). Payments not bearing a US Postmark must be received by August 1, 2022 to avoid inte...

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Tax Collector
Posted on: July 11, 2022

2021 Grand List Tax Bills

Notice from the Tax Office

The first installment of tax on the 2021 Grand List was due July 1, 2022. 

The last day to pay the July 1, 2022 installment without penalty is August 1, 2022 (US Postmark). Payments not bearing a US Postmark must be received by August 1, 2022 to a...

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Tax Collector
Posted on: July 5, 2022

2021 Grand List Tax Bills

The 2021 Grand List tax bills were mailed and are available online. The first installment of tax is due July 1, 2022. Payment received on or before August 1, 2022, (US postmark) is considered an on-time payment. 

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Tax Collector

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