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Thursday, February 15th, 2018 @ 12:29PM

Concerned about cuts to New Canaan train service?

Join us to learn more about the the issues that may force service reductions on the New Canaan Branch Line & how we can fight them! Guest expert: Jim Cameron, founder of the Commuter Action Group and former chair of the Connecticut Rail Commuter Council Wednesday, Feb. 28 from 7…

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Wednesday, January 31st, 2018 @ 8:22AM

WANTED: Democrats interested in serving on New Canaan’s Historic District Commission town board

New Canaan Democratic Town Committee is looking for Democrats interested in being nominated for the town’s Historic District Commission, whose mission is to preserve and protect buildings, places and districts of historic importance in town.   If you are interested in the Historic District Commission or any other town board…

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Sunday, January 28th, 2018 @ 6:36PM

Special Meeting of Town Council – Monday, Jan. 29, 7pm

Please show your support for Colm Dobbyn, the DTC-endorsed candidate for the open position on Town Council, by attending the Special Meeting of Town Council on Monday, January 29, at 7:00 pm in the Town Meeting Room at Town Hall.   The candidates for the vacancy will be asked to…

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Monday, January 15th, 2018 @ 10:32AM

William Tong event to be held in New Canaan home on Jan. 28th

Exploratory Committee for Statewide Office: Beth Jones, Penny Rashin, Robin Bates-Mason, George & Carol Blauvelt, Pauline & Adrian Brody, Sally & Bill Hines Cordially invite you to a reception at the Rashin Home With Special Guest, State Representative William Tong Sunday, January 28, 2018, 3:00-5:00 at 217 Middle Ridge Road, New Canaan, CT 06840 Suggested…

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Wednesday, January 10th, 2018 @ 7:59AM

Join Grace Farms Foundation & Senator Chris Murphy for an important discussion about modern day slavery • 1/12/18 at 6pm, free

In observance of Anti-Human Trafficking month, Grace Farms Foundation and Senator Chris Murphy will host an important discussion about modern day slavery, featuring a panel of experts dedicated to fighting this crime. The panel, moderated by Grace Farms Foundation Justice Initiative Director, Krishna Patel, will include Senator Chris Murphy and Vincent Nappo,…

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Thursday, January 4th, 2018 @ 5:16PM

Don’t miss the upcoming Democratic Caucus! Tuesday, January 9, at 7:00 pm at Town Hall

The Democratic Caucus to elect members of the New Canaan Democratic Town Committee will take place on Tuesday, January 9, at 7:00 pm in the Board Room at the New Canaan Town Hall.  Download PDF of bios of candidates standing for election here: DTC_Bios_123117 All Democrats registered to vote in New…

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Sunday, December 10th, 2017 @ 11:15AM

TODAY 12/10: Senator Murphy to Hold Town Hall on U.S. Senate Tax Bill

WHAT: Senator Murphy Holds Town Hall on U.S. Senate Tax Bill WHEN: Today, December 10, 2017, 2:30pm WHERE: Norwalk High School – 55 County St, Norwalk, CT 06851 (off of Strawberry Hill Ave After many have reached out to Senator Chris Murphy with questions and concerns on the U.S. Senate…

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Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 @ 12:47PM

Kit Devereaux sworn in to Board of Selectmen

Kit Devereaux was sworn in to Board of Selectman on Nov.20, 2017. We thank Beth Jones for her service and know the torch has been passed to another woman who will represent us well!

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Friday, November 3rd, 2017 @ 10:41AM

All hands on deck from now to election day, Tues. 11/7!

If you have any time to spare, even if it’s just an hour, come help out by phone banking or going door knocking! Just stop by headquarters at 106 Main St., (475) 558-9103.

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Friday, November 3rd, 2017 @ 10:39AM

Question #7: Two of the issues voters feel strongly about are cell service and parking. Which of these issues do you feel needs to be dealt with first and why?

Kit Devereaux Candidate for First Selectman Each issue will be resolved over a different time period, and therefore I would pursue them at the same time. These projects are large enough, and important enough, that a delayed start on either would move solutions to an unacceptably long completion date. Luckily,…

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Friday, November 3rd, 2017 @ 10:35AM

Question #6: What are your thoughts on the Pop Up Park concept, generally and do you believe the town’s arrangements for the Park this summer struck the right balance for these varied interests in the town?

Liz Gores Donovan Candidate for Town Council Like many of the hot button issues in New Canaan, this one begs the adage, “You can’t please all of the people all of the time.” So to me, that means let’s think of the greater good. This park should be a draw….

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Friday, November 3rd, 2017 @ 10:28AM

Question #5 What is your favorite annual New Canaan event and what is it about that event that you love?

Kit Deveraux Candidate for First Selectman This is an easy choice for me. Although all of our annual events are terrific, my favorite is May Fair. I had the honor of co-chairing the event last year and it was a wonderful experience. It is so much more than just a 1 1/2…

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