Kingbird! Picture by Michael Moschen


NOTICE
REGULAR MEETING OF THE CORNWALL BOARD OF SELECTMEN
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
7:30 p.m. - Town Hall
Meeting has been canceled and rescheduled for August 22, 2017
Tuesday - 7:30 p.m. – Town Hall


To Commission, Board, Committee and Agency chairs 

and/or representatives and other interested parties in the Town of Cornwall. 

Due to conflicting events, the Cornwall Planning & Zoning Commission will be conducting a Forum in late October to start the process that will lead to Cornwall's next Town Plan of Conservation and Development. It will be held at CCS with a set date and time to be announced soon.

 We hope to draw in a large showing of groups and citizens of Cornwall. 

All are welcome!

As the date approaches, details and support information is available on the Cornwall web site (under Planning & Zoning minutes and agendas) as well as updates in the Cornwall Chronicle or by request to cwlanduse@optonline.net. 

On behalf of the Planning & Zoning Commission,
Karen Griswold Nelson, Land Use administrator
Town of Cornwall


Information and Application for the Cornwall Facade Improvement Program III

LOST DOG! Last seen in the College Street/Great Hill Road area.  PLEASE CLICK HERE FOR INFO


Waste water management study West Cornwall, January 20, 2017 



Read the 2015-2016 Annual Report with the CHC Addendum

The New Cornwall/Goshen Van 


Click here to view videos taken in Cornwall over the years.

Follow Hammond Beach on Facebook for updates and events.


Rep. Ohler testifies with Cornwall First Selectman on Herbicide Spray


Cornwall Conversation at The Cornwall Library, August 12, 2017

Pictures and Videos from Rose Algrant Art Show Opening Night, August 11, 2017

Pictures from the Grumbling Gryphons perfomance at the Town Hall, Aug 6 2017

Saturday in Cornwall, July 22, 2017: an array of videos

The Mighty Minis Art Opening at The Souterrain Gallery in West Cornwall, July 16 2017

Rummage Sale Videos, July 15, 2017

Video of Cornwall Historical Society's Foreign Mission School bicentennial celebration Forum "Whose Mission", filmed by Jeff Jacobson, June 18, 2017

 


Press Release  regarding your taxes from Office of the Assessor, Town of Cornwall

 


Pay your Taxes online

 


 

Recent News from the local papers (Automatic RSS feed)

 


 

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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