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Notice of Special Town Meeting March 29th

Town of East Granby

Notice of A Special Town Meeting

 

Notice is hereby given that a Special Town Meeting of the Town of East Granby, Connecticut will be held in the Town Hall Meeting Room on Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 7:30 pm for the following purposes:

  1. To elect a moderator.
  1. To Consider and act upon the appropriation of a sum not to exceed $67,000 from the Capital Non-Recurring Fund for Phase I of the Reappraisal and Revaluation of Taxable and Exempt Real Property located in East Granby as recommended by the Board of Selectmen and the Board of Finance.

Dated in East Granby Connecticut this 20th day of March, 2017.

James M Hayden, First Selectman

John Ziobro, Selectman

Christine Gallagher, Town Clerk

 
2017 MDC Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule

2017 MDC Household Hazardous Waste Collection Schedule

 
Job Posting: Director of Social Services

Town of East Granby Connecticut

9 Center Street – P.O. Box 1858 – East Granby CT 06026

Selectman’s Office – 860-653-2576

JOB POSTING

Effective: Posting – March 20, 2017 – April 3, 2017

Director of Social Services

The Town of East Granby is looking for an energetic and dependable person to be responsible for developing, maintaining and coordinating Municipal Social Service Programs to assist town residents.  Works closely with the Senior Services Director, appropriate Town Departments and the Friend to Friend Board of Directors.  Oversees the department’s budget and policies regarding participant involvement, program requirements and benefits.

Brief Overview of Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides direct service and support to residents as needed.
  • Prepares and manages the Energy Assistance Programs, works with local, state and federal resources.
  • Prepares and manages the Elderly and Totally Disabled Tax Relief Program for Renters.
  • Manages the East Granby Emergency Fuel Bank for residents in crisis.
  • Provides short-term crisis counseling and referrals to appropriate agencies for long-term assistance.
  • Serves as Municipal Agent for the Elderly.  Acts as liaison between residents and service providers. Works closely with various community organizations including the Salvation Army and Friend to Friend

Qualifications required but not limited to:

  • Bachelor’s degree Psychology or Social Work or a closely related area.  Relevant work experience can be substituted for the educational requirement.  
  • Two to three years of increasingly responsible experience in Social Services. 
  • Administrative experience and executive ability to initiate, organize and follow through on social service programs and projects
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational and computer skills.

Compensation: 

$21.00 per hour; part-time position - 20 hours per week

This position is available immediately, if interested and qualified, please submit a letter of interest and/or a completed Application for Employment by the listed deadline date of April 3, 2017. You may obtain an application from the First Selectman’s Office, 9 Center Street, East Granby, CT 06026, or at www.eastgranbyct.org.

The Town of East Granby is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 
FY17-18 General Government budget presentation to the Board of Finance on March 16, 2017

FY17-18 General Government budget presentation to the Board of Finance on March 16, 2017

 
Radon Test Kits While Supplies Last

radon

While Supplies Last

 
BOE and EG Education Association Contract

BOE and EG Education Association Contract

 
East Granby Grand List

 

The town’s Grand List is the sum of the values of all taxable properties in town which includes motor vehicles, business personal property and real estate. The following Grand List released by the Town Assessor on January 31, 2017 list values as of October 1, 2016.  This year’s Grand List is $5,451,885 less than the previous year (0.93% less than the previous year).

Grand List                              October 2015                      October 2016            Difference

Real Estate                             $452,330,332                      $452,979,082             + $   648,750

Personal Property                 $  76,158,045                      $  67,223,490              -  $8,934,555

Motor Vehicle                         $  58,479,020                      $  61,312,940             + $2,833,920                      

Total                                        $586,967,397                      $581,515,512             -  $5,451,885  or – 0.93%

 
Safe Dates for High School Students

HSSafeDates

 
Police Activity for December 2016

East Granby First Selectman, Jim Hayden has released the following statistics regarding police activity during the month of December 2016. Please note that "Total Calls for Service" includes among other things, tickets, accidents, patrol checks, community contacts, administrative assignments, well-being checks and business checks.

Calls for Service – 779 (9292 year to date)

Accidents – 17 (131 year to date)

Motor Vehicle Tickets – 31 (565 year to date)

Medicals – 22 (313 year to date)

Other Investigations 8 (198 year to date) – broken down as follows: Harassment (1); Disturbance (1); Larceny (1); Medical (3); Assist Citizens (2)

Arrests – Richard White – East Granby turned himself into Troop H in Hartford for an active arrest warrant concerning a burglary investigation.

 
Board of Finance 2017 Activity Calendar

Click here to view the Board of Finance 2017 Activity Calendar

 
Town of East Granby, 9 Center St, P.O. Box 1858, East Granby, CT 06026
T: 860.653.2576    F: 860.653.4017    E: info@egtownhall.com
Hours:   Mon - Thurs: 8a - 12p, 1p - 4p     Fri: 8a - 1p