State House Redistricting Map Means Change for Many Easton Voters

An altered Connecticut House of Representatives district map approved in November by the Bipartisan Reapportionment Commission of the Connecticut General Assembly will reshape the composition of the 112th House District.

Currently, the 112th District includes Monroe and part of Continue reading “State House Redistricting Map Means Change for Many Easton Voters”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 12/3/2021

Good afternoon, 

We remain in the red with regard to Covid, but the number of cases in Easton fell from 10 two weeks ago to 6 for the week ending November 27, for a rate of 15.2 per 100,000. Much of the talk has been about the Omicron variant, and there is still Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Easton NewsBits From Town Hall

Updated 11/21/2021

  • The numbers for Covid have ticked up some so Easton is at a rate of 9.5 per 100,000 for the weeks ending Nov. 13. This does not mean any changes, but it is a reminder that the pandemic isn’t over yet.

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Updated 11/12/2021

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Good afternoon,

I had the pleasure of attending a ceremony for the Easton and Monroe American Legion in Monroe to commemorate Veteran’s Day. We all express our gratitude to those who have served our country, both in the past and now. We admire them as all Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Hwang to Moderate Panel on Youth Mental Health Crisis in The Age of COVID

State Senator Tony Hwang will moderate an expert panel titled “Youth in Crisis: A Community Conversation on Children’s and Teen’s Mental Health in the Age of COVID-19.” The free event will be held at Sacred Heart University’s Community Theatre at 1420 Post Road, Fairfield, CT on Continue reading “Hwang to Moderate Panel on Youth Mental Health Crisis in The Age of COVID”

Easton Celebrates Juneteenth at Morehouse Park

Easton held its second Juneteenth celebration this year, hosted by the Easton Diversity & Inclusion Task Force (EDIT). This year’s event focused on teaching attendees about the history of the day and more broadly about the African diaspora. The African diaspora refers to the “mass Continue reading “Easton Celebrates Juneteenth at Morehouse Park”

Message from the First Selectman

Updated 5/21/2021

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Good afternoon,

Great news on the Covid-19 front! Easton has had no new cases in the two weeks ending May 20, 2021. That is a first since last year and it bodes well for our finishing our school year.  The new Executive Orders this week deal with meetings Continue reading “Message from the First Selectman”

Hwang to Host Facebook Forum on Affordable Housing

State Senator Tony Hwang, who sits as the ranking leader of the Planning & Development Committee, will moderate a panel of legislators and local experts to discuss pending proposals on land use, zoning and affordable housing under 8-30g, a state law that governs affordable housing.

Continue reading “Hwang to Host Facebook Forum on Affordable Housing”

Hwang Speaks Out in Reaction to Shootings in Georgia

State Senator Tony Hwang offered the following statement in reaction to the senseless shootings in Georgia.

“I am emotionally shaken and deeply upset by the continued escalation of violence and hate that came to a deadly tipping point in Georgia. There is no place in this country Continue reading “Hwang Speaks Out in Reaction to Shootings in Georgia”

Working Harder to Understand and Communicate with Each Other

State Senator Tony Hwang

State Senator Tony Hwang released the following statement today, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, in connection with the historic achievements by people of color along alongside the hateful acts that painfully illustrate hatred and division still exist.

“Here Continue reading “Working Harder to Understand and Communicate with Each Other”

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