News Flash

Posted on: February 28, 2024

Storm Alert: Heavy Rain & Strong Winds

Storm Alert - Heavy Rain and Strong Winds in Madison, CT

February 28, 2024 - A very strong cold front is forecast to move across our area this evening. Periods of moderate to heavy rain and increasing south winds ahead of the cold front today may cause some minor flooding and a minor impact on power outages. &a...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: February 28, 2024

Public Conversation on Housing

Public Conversation on Housing 2-29-2024 at Town Campus and on Zoom

The Affordable Housing Committee invites you to a Public Conversation on Housing with the Planning & Zoning Commission and the Board of Selectmen.

Join our Hybrid meeting:

  • Thursday, February 29, 2024
  • 6:00 p.m.
  • Town Campus Room C or Zoom Webinar

Visit the &...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: February 26, 2024

This Week in Madison

Calendar of events for the Town of Madison, Connecticut

MONDAY, February 26

  • 7:00 p.m. Board of Selectmen
  • 7:00 p.m. Historic District Commission
  • 7:30 p.m. Old Elm Street Historic District Study Committee

TUESDAY, February 27

  • 4:00 p.m. BOE Policy Committee
  • 5:00 p.m. Board of Education
  • 5:30 p.m. Academy Community Center...
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1. Madison News
Posted on: February 16, 2024

First Selectwoman's Community Update

Madison Connecticut - First Selectwoman's Community Update

Garvan Point Improvements Public Information Session

SLR International Corporation will be hosting a Public Information Session at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, February 21, 2024, Town Campus, Room A and remote via Zoom. Team members will provide an update on the G...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: February 12, 2024

Winter Storm Alert

snow storm alert from the Town of Madison

A winter storm warning is in effect for our area with moderate to heavy snow forecast to move into the state late tonight. Snowfall totals are expected ranging from 6-14” and snowfall rates of up to 2” per hour during the height of the storm. Snow is fore...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: February 2, 2024 | Last Modified on: February 15, 2024

First Selectwoman's Community Update

Madison First Selectwoman's Community Update on Groundhog's Day

Annual Town Meeting

Please join the Board of Selectmen on Thursday, February 8 at 7:00 p.m. in person at the Madison Town Campus or via zoom for the Annual Town Meeting. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the state of the Town, review the Five-Year ...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: January 25, 2024

Madison Garden Club Celebrates 100th Anniversary

left to right are Lindyl Arno, Scott Murphy, Jen Gordon, Pippa Mannino, Peggy Lyons, Colleen Cumming

The Garden Club of Madison was honored for their 100th anniversary at the Board of Selectmen meeting on January 22, 2024.

PROCLAMATION

Celebrating the 100th Anniversary of the Garden Club of Madison

WHEREAS, for 100 years the Garden Club of Madison has been ...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: January 25, 2024

Tax Payment Reminder

Notice from the Tax Collector

The second installment of tax on the 2022 Grand List was due January 1, 2024. The last day to pay the January 1, 2024 installment without penalty is February 1, 2024 (US Postmark). Payments not bearing a US Postmark must be received by 4:30pm on February ...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: January 19, 2024

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's Community Update

Annual Town Meeting

Please join the Board of Selectmen on Thursday, February 8 at 7:00 p.m. in person at the Madison Town Campus or via zoom for the Annual Town Meeting. The purpose of this meeting is to discuss the state of the Town, review the Five-Year ...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: January 5, 2024

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

Weekend Winter Snow Storm

Please be advised that a winter storm is expected to enter the state tomorrow afternoon into the evening, bringing moderate to heavy snow for selected areas including Madison. Heavy snow may occur overnight with snowfall rates bet...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: December 27, 2023

Tax Payment Reminder

Notice from the Tax Collector

The second installment of Real Estate and Personal Property tax on the 2022 Grand List is due January 1, 2024.  Also due January 1, 2024 is full payment of the Motor Vehicle tax on the Supplemental list of October 1, 2022. The last day to pay any...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: December 22, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

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Assessment Notices 

We are at the end of the 2023 Revaluation process.  Informal hearing appointments with Vision Government Solutions, Inc. are still available through Thursday, December 28, 2023.  If you wish to have your new p...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: December 19, 2023

State Bond Commission Approves Funds for Madison Emergency Shelter Back-up Generator

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MADISON, CT - State Representative John-Michael Parker (D- Madison) State Senator Christine Cohen (D- Madison), and Madison First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons today celebrated the State Bond Commission’s approval of $500,000 for a back-up generator at Polson M...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: December 17, 2023

Storm Alert 12-17-23

storm alert for madison ct

Good morning, this is First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons with an important storm alert message. 

A powerful winter storm system is expected to hit our area this Sunday night into Monday.  Strong winds of up to 60 mph are expected, heavy rainfa...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: December 13, 2023

Autism Safety Alert Program

Linked-Together

The Madison Police Department in collaboration with Ashley McClain from the LINKED – Autism Safety Project, is excited to announce our new initiative aimed at providing the best possible services to those in our autism community.

Autism Safety Alert Program 1. Madison News
Posted on: December 8, 2023

Press Release

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TOWN OF MADISON, CONNECTICUT

PRESS RELEASE

December 7, 2023 - On Thursday, December 7th the Town of Madison sold $10,500,000 in 20-year bonds and $30,000,000 in one-year bond anticipation notes through a competitive bid process.  The bonds were pur...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: December 8, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman Community Update - Hanukkah

Assessment Notices 

Please note that In accordance with Connecticut General Statutes, the Town of Madison is completing a Revaluation of all real property for the October 1, 2023 Grand List.  New assessment notices have been mailed out. &...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: November 24, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

Small Business Saturday and Santa Comes to Town

Small Business Saturday comes to Madison on Saturday, November 25th. Businesses along Boston Post Road and Wall Street will be all decked out for the holidays. There will be something for everyone with hayrid...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: November 20, 2023

Campus Cares

Madison Employees Charitable Giving - Campus Cares

The employees of the Town of Madison and Madison Public Schools Central Office celebrated Thanksgiving together on Thursday, November 16, 2023. Creative employees continued the long-time tradition of crafting and donating table centerpieces which are raff...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: November 10, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

Community Update - Madison Town Seal with autumn leaves

Veterans Day

This Saturday, November 11th at 11:00 a.m. the Town, in coordination with local veterans organizations, will be holding Madison’s annual Veterans Day Ceremony at the monuments on the Town Green. All are welcome to attend this commemo...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: November 9, 2023

Strategic Plan Public Informational Meeting

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The Town of Madison will be holding a Public Informational Meeting on Monday, November 13th at 6:00 p.m., at Town Campus, Room A, and remote via Zoom to discuss a draft of the Town’s Strategic Plan. This draft plan is a result of community feedb...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: November 1, 2023

Public Meetings on the Senior Tax Relief Ordinance Proposed Revisions

senior tax relief proposed revisions

The town will be holding two public meetings to discuss and solicit feedback from residents on the proposed revisions to the Tax Abatement & Freeze Program for Certain Elderly and/or Totally Disabled Homeowners Ordinance. Town staff, the Board of Sele...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: October 27, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

2023 Municipal Elections

Election Day is Tuesday, November 7th. Please read the important information below.  Absentee Ballots are available in the Town Clerk’s office through November 6th.  You can obtain an Absentee Ballot App...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: October 17, 2023

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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PROCLAMATION

Breast Cancer Awareness Month, October 2023

WHEREAS, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an annual campaign to raise awareness of this complex disease and fund research into its causes, treatment, and cure. Since 1985, individuals, busine...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: October 17, 2023

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

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PROCLAMATION

Domestic Violence Awareness Month, October 2023

WHEREAS, the family is the foundation of a safe and healthy community.  It is a goal of this administration for our communities to be safe, and;

WHEREAS, the problem of domestic violence a...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: October 13, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

Bauer Park Harvest Festival

Tomorrow, October 14th from 11 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. the Town will be hosting a great fall tradition - the Bauer Park Harvest Festival at Bauer Park on Copse Road at the intersection with Hunter's Trail. This is a free, fam...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: October 2, 2023

Madison Awarded $401K STEAP Grant

Madison Awarded $401K STEAP Grant for the Town Campus Gym Floor 

The Town of Madison is pleased to announce the recent award of a $401,600 from the 2023 Small Town Economic Recovery Assistance Program (STEAP) to assist the Town in making improveme...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: September 15, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

As we enter a weekend filled with lots of outdoor activities, please be aware that Hurricane Lee is expected to remain far off the coast of Connecticut but may result in some strong winds, moderate rain and minor coastal flooding. Please plan accordingly....

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1. Madison News
Posted on: September 14, 2023

Eversource TRRP Program

Eversource Transmission Right of Way Reliability Program  Presentation September 2023

I am pleased to announce some important modifications to Eversource's tree removal policy relating to the Transmission Right of Way Reliability Program (TRRP). If you are a resident impacted by TRRP, please refer to the revised policy highlighted...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: September 11, 2023

Public Hearing Notice

Public Hearing

LEGAL NOTICE - TOWN OF MADISON - PUBLIC HEARING

The legal voters of the Town of Madison are hereby warned and notified that the town will conduct a Public Hearing on Monday, September 18, 2023 at 6:00 p.m. in Room A at Madison Town Campus, 8 Campus Drive a...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: September 1, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

End of Summer Season

As we enter the Labor Day Weekend, the Town can no longer fully staff our beach facilities, including lifeguards, due to our summer staff returning to school. Please be mindful when attending our beaches, especially with children, that...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: August 18, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

End of Summer Season

As we wind down the last days of August, I want to remind residents that we are approaching the end of our summer season at our Town beaches. Many of our summer staff will begin to return to school, and the Town may no longer be able t...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: August 9, 2023

Utility Pole Removal Begins in Downtown Madison

utility poles being removed in downtown Madison, CT

August 9, 2023 - The Town of Madison is pleased to announce that the construction work relating to the removal of the overhead wires and utility poles for selected properties on the south side of Boston Post Road downtown has begun

Additional Info... 1. Madison News
Posted on: August 4, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

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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1. Madison News
Posted on: July 19, 2023

Meet Madison's Top Dog

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Meet Tutti, Madison’s #1 Dog!

Congratulations goes out to Tutti, a delightful 7-year-old English Bulldog. She was born in Georgia and spent her early life producing puppies. She was retired from her breeder duties and ended up in a Boxer Rescue i...

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Top Dog 1. Madison News
Posted on: July 21, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

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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1. Madison News
Posted on: July 7, 2023

Madison Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

Cooling Center at the Senior Center Open Tonight until 8 p.m.

The Town of Madison’s Cooling Center will be open until 8 p.m. tonight at the Madison Senior Center at 29 Bradley Road. We are in the final day of a 3-day heat wave spreading across the state. H...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: June 23, 2023

Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

Strategic Plan Survey Extended to July 7th

Please note that the deadline for the Town’s  Strategic Plan Survey has been extended to July 7, 2023.   Your voice is a very important part of the Town’s strategic planning process which was lau...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: June 9, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

High School Graduation A special congratulations to the Daniel Hand Class of 2023! The Board of Education will be conducting a graduation ceremony Friday, June 16th on the Town Green starting at 6 p.m.  I want to applaud this amazing group of you...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: June 2, 2023

In-person Strategic Plan Opportunities

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The town needs your feedback for the Strategic Plan! Here are two important ways you can give us your feedback!

  1. Attend the Community Visioning Session on Tuesday, June 6th from 6 to 8 pm at the Madison Senior Center Cafe. Refreshments wil...
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1. Madison News
Posted on: June 2, 2023

Community Visioning Session, Madison Strategic Plan

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We encourage residents to attend our Strategic Plan Community Visioning Session on Tuesday, June 6th from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Madison Senior Center. 

Come share your thoughts, ideas, and suggestions on ways to preserve and improve Madison&...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: May 26, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's Community Update

Memorial Day Weekend Parade

The Town, in partnership with the American Legion and VFW, will be honoring our fallen veterans this Monday, May 29th, with our Memorial Day Parade followed by a remembrance ceremony on the Town Green. The Parade will step off a...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: May 16, 2023

Budget Referendum Final Results

budget referendum final results

The Town and the Madison Public Schools budgets have both passed.

Final Results 1. Madison News
Posted on: May 12, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman community update mothers day

Town Strategic Plan SurveyWe are very excited to announce the launch of our Strategic Plan Survey! Your voice is a very important part of this strategic planning process, and your unique perspective and feedback will help shape the future of the Town of M...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: May 4, 2023

Congressman Courtney Visits Madison

May 2, 2023 - Congressman Joe Courtney toured some of Madison's latest projects with town officials.

First Selectwoman Peggy Lyons, Congressman Joe Courtney, Beach & Recreation Director Austin Hall and Salt Meadow Park Chair Alex Wetmore toure...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: April 28, 2023

Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

Green-up, Clean-up Day ??Madison’s Annual Green Up, Clean Up Day is tomorrow, Saturday, April 29th from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. rain or shine. This community event has been helping to resolve the problem of roadside litter for many years now. Che...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: April 14, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

Cannabis SurveyThe Town is soliciting feedback from voters on the issue of cannabis regulation in our Town. The survey is open to residents who will be eligible to purchase cannabis in the next year, and can be found on our website.  Paper copies...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: March 31, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's community update

Town Strategic Plan 

 April begins a town-wide initiative to develop a 10-year strategic plan. A strategic plan will establish Madison’s overall, long-term vision for the future, serve as a roadmap to meet community goals and ob...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: March 17, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's Community Update

Summer 2023 

As we start to enjoy the signs of spring, the Town is getting ready for the 2023 summer beach season. Registration is now open for most summer camps and programs. Please visit the Beach & Recreation website for more information on...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: March 3, 2023

First Selectwoman's Community Update

First Selectwoman's Community Update

New! Town of Madison App

The Town is now offering many ways to receive information about important activities and events. The Town recently launched a new MadisonCT mobile app to make it easier to access public services and find information about town even...

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1. Madison News
Posted on: January 30, 2023

Madison Awarded $1 million of federal funding to improve the Town’s Emergency Shelter

PLyons and Sen Blumenthal Emergency Shelter

The Town of Madison is pleased to announce the recent award of a $1 million from the federal Community Project Funding program to assist the Town in upgrading its emergency shelter facility. Funding for this grant was approved as part of the Fiscal 2023 C...

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1. Madison News

News Flash

Posted on: January 25, 2024

Tax Payment Reminder

Notice from the Tax Collector

The second installment of tax on the 2022 Grand List was due January 1, 2024. The last day to pay the January 1, 2024 installment without penalty is February 1, 2024 (US Postmark). Payments not bearing a US Postmark must be received by 4:30pm on February ...

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Tax Collector
Posted on: December 27, 2023

Tax Payment Reminder

Notice from the Tax Collector

The second installment of Real Estate and Personal Property tax on the 2022 Grand List is due January 1, 2024.  Also due January 1, 2024 is full payment of the Motor Vehicle tax on the Supplemental list of October 1, 2022. The last day to pay any...

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Tax Collector

News Flash