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”

Easton Volunteer EMS to Hold Annual Meeting

The annual meeting of the Easton Volunteer Emergency Medical Services, Inc. will be held at 7 p.m. on July 23 at 448 Sport Hill Road to elect members and officers to the Board of Trustees. Any person who has contributed money or service for the benefit of this organization during Continue reading “Easton Volunteer EMS to Hold Annual Meeting”

Easton Salutes Police Dispatchers

Since 1994, the second week in April is Public Safety Telecommunications week. It celebrates the work of American emergency dispatchers. Easton has a staff of three full- and five part-time dispatchers who respond to an estimated 600 calls a year.

In recognizing their work, Chief Continue reading “Easton Salutes Police Dispatchers”

UPDATED: Easton Plans for Coronavirus Outbreak

Police Captain Richard Doyle, who also serves as emergency operations director for Easton’s first responders, offered advice and reassurance to local residents. The police department is in ongoing contact with the Easton Fire Department and Easton Volunteer Emergency Medical Service, Continue reading “UPDATED: Easton Plans for Coronavirus Outbreak”