On October 12th the Northwest Hills Council of Governments adopted a new Regional Plan of Conservation and Development. The Plan focuses on strategic actions that the Council of Governments can take along with its 21 member municipalities and other regional partner organizations to move the region forward in meeting its land use goals over the next ten years. Read more about it.
The West Cornwall Water Septic Study Group next
meeting is set for Tuesday, December 12th at 5pm at Town Hall. All interested parties are encouraged to attend. Rep. Brian Ohler is expected to attend.
Read the 2015-2016 Annual Report with the CHC Addendum
Click here to view videos taken in Cornwall over the years.and more of the Holiday Stroll
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Press Release regarding your taxes from Office of the Assessor, Town of Cornwall
Recent News from the local papers (Automatic RSS feed)
From The Lakeville Journal
A very short history of Cornwall
Cornwall, in Litchfield County, is located on the Housatonic River in northwestern Connecticut and contains a portion of Mohawk State Forest. The town was incorporated in May of 1740 which means that the town was celebrating the 275th anniversary in 2015. The early economy was based on farming, but iron furnaces, including two blast furnaces, gained importance in the nineteenth century, along with the supporting charcoal making industries. Famous as the site of the Cornwall’s Foreign Mission School and the Cream Hill Agricultural School, Cornwall has also been called the “Home of the Covered Bridge,” in reference to the 1864 West Cornwall Covered Bridge that is still in service today. One of Connecticut’s smallest towns, Cornwall has remained a rural community. (From the ConnecticutHistory.org website )
Some videos of Cornwall events
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