Willington is a small rural town in northeastern Connecticut. We are located 20 miles east of Hartford on I-84. Willington is predominantly residential in nature but has a shopping center, a major travel stop, and is only a couple of miles from the UConn main campus.
ABSENTEE BALLOTS FOR MUNICIPAL ELECTION
WILL BE AVAILABLE IN THE TOWN CLERK’S OFFICE,
TOWN HALL FROM OCTOBER 6th THRU NOVEMBER 6th, 2017
The Willington Board of Selectmen have been discussing Adopting an Adult Oriented Business Ordinance at their recent meetings. The Ordinance is set to go to a future Town Meeting in November. A draft of the proposed Ordinance can be found here.
In addition, the Selectmen have been proposing charges for use of the Transfer Station. This was recently discussed at the Selectmen’s meeting held on October 2, 2017. A draft of the proposed amendment can be found here.
The Selectmen will call a Town Meeting on the two Ordinances at their next regularly scheduled meeting, on October 16, 2017 at 6:30 in the lower level conference room at the Town Office Building. The Town Meeting is slated to be called for November 1, 2017.
TOWN OF WILLINGTON
OFFICE OF THE SELECTMEN
The Town of Willington will accept applications for the position of Town Clerk. This is a part-time position (30 hours per week) with benefits.
Selection and appointment will be based solely upon job related requirements and the applicant’s demonstration that he or she possesses the skills, knowledge, abilities and other characteristics necessary for job performance.
The successful candidate will be expected to perform all duties ascribed to Connecticut Town Clerk’s in Section 7-16 through Section 7-76 of the Connecticut General Statutes and have the ability to supervise Assistant Town Clerk personnel. By Town of Willington Ordinance, The Town Clerk is appointed by the board of Selectmen and carries a 4-year term. Beginning salary will be determined commensurate with experience.
A complete job description is available by clicking here or by calling or writing the Town Clerk’s Office, Town of Willington, 40 Old Farms Road, Willington, CT 06279. 860-487-3121.
Applications must be received in the Town Clerk’s Office (Attn: Donna Hardie) by 2PM on Thursday, 11/09/17.
The Town of Willington is an equal opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer.
WILLINGTON PUBLIC SCHOOLS
40A Old Farms Road Willington, CT 06279 Phone: 860.487.3130 Fax: 860.487.3132
Jacqueline J. Jacoby, Ed.D. Interim Superintendent
September 13, 2017
Dear Willington Families and Community,
Friar Associates, Inc. was engaged by the Willington Board of Education to prepare an Architectural Study of our two schools; Center School serving students in PK-4 and Hall Memorial serving students in grades 5-8. This Study includes both the development of a series of facility options and a facility condition assessment and code review, sometimes called capital improvement. This study will enable the Board of Education and the community to plan strategically and through consensus reach the best solution for the future of schools in Willington.
These documents are available for your review on the Friar Associates website and can be accessed by clicking here and logging into the Willington account using the following credentials:
The Board of Education is planning a series of public meetings and will be sharing information with staff, town leadership, the PTA and the community seeking your input. Dates will be listed on the Willington Public Schools website.
We thank you in advance for your interest and look forward to our discussions.
Willington Board of Education
Engage in Excellence
Willington Public Schools, through a partnership with students, parents, staff and the community,
will provide exceptional instruction in a positive and engaging environment of inclusion
where students achieve their maximum potential.