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A NEAT Way To Help The Environment

Published: April 19, 2019 at 07:00 am
Coinciding with Earth Day weekend, the Newtown Environmental Action Team is holding its next litter pickup on Saturday, April 20, from 9 to 11 am, at the Exit 9 commuter parking lot. The location is one of several litter “hot spots” it has identified following a town-wide survey.

Borough Zoning Commission Revises Regulations

Published: April 12, 2019 at 07:15 am
Following an April 10 public hearing and discussion among its members, the Borough Zoning Commission (BZC) approved multiple revisions to the borough zoning regulations.

Watertown Man Arrested Following Bizarre Incident

Published: April 19, 2019 at 07:00 am
Newtown police arrested a Watertown man on the morning of Saturday, April 13, lodging five charges against him following a bizarre incident at a Church Hill Road residence.

Zoning Regulation Modifications For Garage Size Control

Published: April 19, 2019 at 07:00 am
To better control the size of residential garages, the Planning & Zoning Commission (P&Z) is proposing some modifications to the zoning regulations on that topic.

Officials, Superintendent Offer Input On Budget Proposals

Published: April 19, 2019 at 07:25 am
Ahead of the April 23 local budget referendum, The Newtown Bee canvassed a number of local elected leaders for input ahead of the annual budget referendum.

Voters Wanted: First Selectman Hoping For Greater Turnout At April 23 Referendum

Published: April 19, 2019 at 07:20 am
First Selectman Dan Rosenthal says by taking a few minutes to participate in the local referendum April 23, qualified residents not only play a key role in the final step of the annual budget development process — more globally, the opportunity to cast a budget vote represents one of the only ways constituents can still influence how the government that affects them most immediately operates (and sets taxation).

CVHF Restores Sanctuary’s Meadows, Tree Removal Underway

Published: April 19, 2019 at 07:30 am
As the Catherine Violet Hubbard Foundation (CVHF) continues with phase one of construction at its animal sanctuary property on Old Farm Road, it has also begun removing trees to support its meadow restoration initiative. The CVHF released a statement to

Ambulance Reports | April 4-18, 2019

Published: April 18, 2019 at 05:00 pm
Calls for Newtown Volunteer Ambulance Corps for the period of April 4-18, 2019.

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