In early spring, walking at dusk in Veterans Park with her daughter and her dog, the photographer stopped at the Suffield Veterans Memorial to capture the lovely, delicate colors of the sunset.

Shades of Sunset

In early spring, walking at dusk in Veterans Park with her daughter and her dog, the photographer stopped at the Suffield Veterans Memorial to capture the lovely, delicate colors of the sunset.

Slow Progress

Do you recall the October 2015 Town referendum vote to approve bonding for (1) road and drainage improvements, (2) renovations and improvements to Suffield Town Hall and (3) renovations and improvements to Bridge Street School for conversion to a town community recreation center?

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Funnies Funny?

Does anyone at the age of twenty-one and under ever read the Sunday comics anymore?

The two-story addition being planned for the Suffield Town Hall is shown in this conceptual rendering, viewed from the southwest. With a large ground floor addition and a somewhat smaller first floor expansion. Departments now located in the Town Hall Annex and at 230 Mountain Road would be together again. A new stair tower joining all three levels is next to the ground level door.

Concepts Studied for Expanded Town Hall

In 2015 a Town Meeting approved bonding for $5.1 million for the needed work, including a small addition on the west end of the building, but new First Selectman Melissa Mack, elected in November 2015, soon realized that more was needed and called for a new study and a new plan.

Now honored in the Connecticut Firefighters Hall of Fame, Suffield Fire Chief Chuck Flynn is pictured at his desk in Fire Station Number One.

Chief Flynn Honored

On April 6 the Connecticut State Firefighters Association inducted Suffield Fire Chief Chuck Flynn into the Connecticut Firefighters Hall of Fame, a significant honor.

Burning Permits

Spring is upon us and with that comes yard cleanup. While I know some of you are aware of our open burning policy in town, there are homeowners out there who are not.

The planned TIF District in Suffield is almost congruent with the Town Center Village Zoning District.

Financing Tool Proposed for Town Center Development

Tax Increment Financing (TIF) is a financing tool that provides funds to construct public infrastructure, promote development and redevelopment opportunities, and expand future tax bases within a municipality.

Officer Terry Antrum helps Lori Paul with the safe disposal of some surplus drugs.  On Saturday, April 29, the Suffield Police accepted unused or expired medications in the parking lot at CVS.  One bin was almost full by mid-morning.

SPD CVS Drug Take Back Day

The Suffield Police Department and CVS pharmacy of Suffield want to extend a very heartfelt thank you to all those who came out on April 29 to turn in unwanted and unused medications.