On/off ramps on Route 15 exit 41 n/b closed Friday night

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Press release from First Selectman Jim Marpe’s office Tuesday: The Selectman’s Office has been notified that the on and off ramps on Route 15 (Merritt Parkway) Northbound Exit 41 in Westport, Connecticut, will be temporarily closed on Friday night, June 6, 2014, in order to repave the ramps.  Traffic control personnel and signing patterns will be […] [Read More]
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Downtown Visioning Workshop planned for June 7

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First Selectman Jim Marpe announced Monday that as part of  the “Your Downtown” campaign, a Downtown Visioning Workshop will be held on Saturday, June 7 from 12:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. at Bedford Middle School. The workshop is a critical part of the development of the Downtown Westport Master Plan, Marpe said in a press release.. […] [Read More]
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CTWorks Career Coach will be at Town Hall June 19

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The CTWorks Career Coach will be at Town Hall on Thursday, June 19 from 10 a.m. to noon, Barbara Butler, the town’s director of Human Services announced Monday. There will be an intermediate class in Word 2007 held from 1 to 3 p.m. that day. Contact the Westport Department of Human Services for specific course description information. The […] [Read More]
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Marpe will set an example by renewing his dog’s license Monday

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Westport First Selectman Jim Marpe plans to renew the license of his dog, Madison, at the Westport Town Clerk’s Office on Monday, June 2 at 9:30 am.  Westport Town Clerk Patricia Strauss announced previously that beginning June 1 dog licenses may be obtained from her office. All dogs over six months must be licensed. “Licensing […] [Read More]
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Dog license renewal and rabies clinic notice

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Beginning June 1 dog licenses may be obtained from the Town Clerk’s office, Patricia Strauss, town clerk, announced Thursday. All dogs over six months must be licensed. “Licensing your dog verifies that rabies immunization is up to date, as the dog owner must present a copy of the pet’s rabies certificate when obtaining a license,” […] [Read More]
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“Balloon float” planned June 3 at proposed cell tower site

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A planned “balloon float” test at the proposed cell tower site at 92 Greens Farms Road is scheduled for June 3, according to a press release from First Selectman Jim Marpe’s office Wednesday. “While the formal application to the Connecticut Siting Council has not been filed, nor has the required technical report been submitted to […] [Read More]
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Former Westport Baseball & Softball board member arrested

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A former member of the Westport Baseball & Softball Board of Directors has been charged with first-degree larceny for what police said was embezzling more than $40,000 in money and equipment from the organization, which oversees teams with about 1,200 youth players, including last year’s title-winning Little League and Softball teams Kevin Hlavac, 39, of Grey […] [Read More]
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Land trust offers hike of Newman-Poses Preserve June 12

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The late actor and philanthropist Paul Newman also enjoyed hiking the outdoors, donating a large parcel of land near where he lived in Westport to become an open space preserve bearing his name. Aspetuck Land Trust, managers of the preserve, announced plans for an early summer birding hike set to take place at the Newman-Poses […] [Read More]
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