A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated Jan. 21,2022

Fire Department

Good afternoon,

I am happy to announce that there is definite improvement in the Covid numbers. Statewide the positivity rates and number of people in the hospital are declining. For the week ending January 15, the weekly number of cases fell to 48. For Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

New Officer Joins Easton Police Department

Easton Police Commission Chairman Richard Colangelo swore in a new officer, Luis Rodriguez, on Jan.10; he is the newest member of Easton’s Police Department and brings a significant skill set to the department and the town.

According to a department press release, Rodriguez, 22, Continue reading “New Officer Joins Easton Police Department”

Column: Looking Ahead to 2022

Welcome to 2022! Let us hope that as we move into the new year the situation with the pandemic  improves. From Town Hall there are a number of things we hope to move forward. Obviously some things will depend on the state of Covid 19. How we conduct meetings by our boards and commissions Continue reading “Column: Looking Ahead to 2022”

Letter: EMS Project Needs Support, Not Obstacles

To the Editor:

Easton Volunteer EMS is a private association. As in many towns, this volunteer organization’s relationship with town government evolved over the decades. But they take great pride in their volunteer culture, and their efforts to provide care with low impact on Easton Continue reading “Letter: EMS Project Needs Support, Not Obstacles”

A Message from the First Selectman

Updated 08/20/2021

Good afternoon,


As you probably know, in concert with Westport and Fairfield starting on Monday, August 23, 2021, we will be implementing mandatory masking in all public buildings. While I hope this is a short-term phenomenon, with schools starting and our Continue reading “A Message from the First Selectman”

Message from the First Selectman

Updated 07/02/2021

Good afternoon,                      

This week we experienced our first real heat wave of summer, 2021!  We have available cooling stations at the Senior Center and EMS Headquarters, which are open during heat wave conditions.  Remember to stay hydrated and Continue reading “Message from the First Selectman”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Update for 3/26/2021


Good evening,

Spring is here! More and more of us are vaccinated every week against Covid 19, and for the first time in three weeks, our per 100,000 numbers are better. In the week ended March 20, the number fell to 15.2 per 100,000 over the two-week period. Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Board of Selectmen Extends 5G Moratorium

Easton’s ban on the installation of 5G technology within the town now extends to June 30, 2021. First Selectman David Bindleglass, Selectman Bob Lessler and Selectman Kristi Sogofsky voted to extend the moratorium. The June deadline allows time for several state proposals on the Continue reading “Board of Selectmen Extends 5G Moratorium”

Building Issues Mount as EMS Searches for a New Home

The Easton Volunteer Emergency Medical Service building on Sport Hill Road.—Tomas Koeck Photo

A flooding basement, lack of proper storage, and overly short garage bays are but a few of the problems with the Easton Volunteer Emergency Medical Service’s 91-year-old building. Built Continue reading “Building Issues Mount as EMS Searches for a New Home”

Articles from the Courier 7/6/20 – 7/12/20

In case you missed it, check out the articles posted in the Easton Courier in the past week, from Monday, July 6 to Sunday, July 13.

Don’t forget to subscribe to email notifications. It’s free, and you control the frequency. You can enter your email address here: https://eastoncourier.news/subscribe/. Continue reading “Articles from the Courier 7/6/20 – 7/12/20”