Tropical Storm Elsa Racing up East Coast

Impact to Easton Area Thursday Night and Friday

The Easton Police Department is advising residents that Tropical Storm Elsa is expected to impact the local area overnight and into tomorrow morning. Heavy rainfall is expected and may cause localized flooding. Winds of 35-40 MPH Continue reading “Tropical Storm Elsa Racing up East Coast”

Message from the First Selectman

Updated 06/11/2021

Good afternoon,                                                                              grad                                  

I want to congratulate the Easton Courier for winning four local Awards for Excellence in Journalism from the prestigious Society Continue reading “Message from the First Selectman”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Update for 5/7/2021

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Good afternoon,

This week has been a busy time at town hall. First and foremost, we had a tremendous turnout for the referendum, which is a credit to all of our town’s people. The vote went off smoothly, which is not an easy task!  A huge thank you to the Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Update for 11/13/2020

Good afternoon,

My focus again this week is COVID-19. We received some wonderful news this week on the progress that is being made with a vaccine. It is American ingenuity at its best on display and will hopefully provide some daylight at the end of the Continue reading “Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

Update for 10/2/2020

Good afternoon,       

Monday will mark the beginning of a nearly full-time return to school. Although Covid infection numbers in the state have been creeping up they have remained stable here in town.  Schools have had outbreaks and had to re-close, we intend Continue reading “Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass

The following update from First Selectman David Bindelglass was posted to the town’s website this afternoon:

Good afternoon,

It looks like yesterday’s storm pretty much missed us!  That is good as we continue to work on improvements we can make regarding our handling of the prior Continue reading “A Message from First Selectman Bindelglass”

Update on Storm Clearing

More progress is evident in Easton as UI crews are endeavoring to complete repairs following unusually high numbers of fallen trees on power lines. Mile Common Road, seen above, is nearly completed.

Police Chief Richard Doyle, who is also the town’s emergency services director, Continue reading “Update on Storm Clearing”

Easton Police Issue Storm Warning Alert

High winds and rain are causing multiple hazards in the area.

“Easton Emergency Services and Easton Public Works are responding to numerous trees down, some involving power lines,” according to police Chief Richard Doyle.

There is a road closure at the intersection of Valley Continue reading “Easton Police Issue Storm Warning Alert”

Easton Tree Work Increases Due To Ash Tree Decline

Everyone is aware of the ongoing tree work along roadways and power lines here in Easton.  With increasingly powerful storms that cause branches to break and trees to take down power lines, state and local officials have stepped up the complicated and expensive process to manage Continue reading “Easton Tree Work Increases Due To Ash Tree Decline”

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