Recent Stories

Thanks for puzzle sale support

On behalf of The Friends of Cossitt Library, thank you for supporting the jigsaw puzzle sale that was held earlier this summer at Cossitt Library. The puzzle sale was started several years ago by the late Bobbie Sullivan and we are happy to continue the tradition.

Cemetery manners, please

Something new has been happening at our lovely Granby cemetery this summer. People are deadheading their flowers and pulling yellowed leaves and weeds and leaving them under the water spigots.

Social Services

The focus of the Social Services Department is to coordinate existing federal, state, regional and local services, to increase community awareness of these services and to develop new programs to meet the needs of Granby residents.

Town of Granby Meeting Calendar

Board of Selectmen, 7:30 p.m., Town Hall, Tuesday, September 3, Monday, September 16

Board of Finance, 7:30 p.m., Police
Community Room, Monday, September 23

Board of Education, 7 p.m.,
Central Office, Wednesdays, September 4, September 18

Planning & Zoning, 7 p.m., Town Hall
Tuesdays, September 10, September 24

Inland Wetlands & Watercourses,
7 p.m., Town Hall, Wednesday,
September 11

Development Commission, 7 p.m.,
Town Hall, Monday, September 9

Granby on a learning curve

What Connecticut Gold Coast town had a ’18—’19 mill rate of 11.369 and kept it flat for ’19—’20? It is also rated as #12 out of the 100 best towns to live in the U.S. and resident satisfaction has improved over the last three years in all departments. How did they achieve this?

Drumrolls – September 2019

UConn student Jessica Askew received a 2019 Hartford Golf Club Scholarship. Applicants are evaluated based on financial need, academic performance, character recommendations, and other criteria. 

Let’s support the Clark Farm

I am writing in support of Clark Farm’s application to the Planning and Zoning Commission to have a select number and type of events in their very nice looking white tent on the orchard property. The residents of Strawberry Field have issued several complaints.

Cemetery manners, please

Something new has been happening at our lovely Granby cemetery this summer. People are deadheading their flowers and pulling yellowed leaves and weeds and leaving them under the water spigots.

Social Services

The focus of the Social Services Department is to coordinate existing federal, state, regional and local services, to increase community awareness of these services and to develop new programs to meet the needs of Granby residents.

Town of Granby Meeting Calendar

Board of Selectmen, 7:30 p.m., Town Hall, Tuesday, September 3, Monday, September 16

Board of Finance, 7:30 p.m., Police
Community Room, Monday, September 23

Board of Education, 7 p.m.,
Central Office, Wednesdays, September 4, September 18

Planning & Zoning, 7 p.m., Town Hall
Tuesdays, September 10, September 24

Inland Wetlands & Watercourses,
7 p.m., Town Hall, Wednesday,
September 11

Development Commission, 7 p.m.,
Town Hall, Monday, September 9

Granby on a learning curve

What Connecticut Gold Coast town had a ’18—’19 mill rate of 11.369 and kept it flat for ’19—’20? It is also rated as #12 out of the 100 best towns to live in the U.S. and resident satisfaction has improved over the last three years in all departments. How did they achieve this?

Drumrolls – September 2019

UConn student Jessica Askew received a 2019 Hartford Golf Club Scholarship. Applicants are evaluated based on financial need, academic performance, character recommendations, and other criteria. 

Let’s support the Clark Farm

I am writing in support of Clark Farm’s application to the Planning and Zoning Commission to have a select number and type of events in their very nice looking white tent on the orchard property. The residents of Strawberry Field have issued several complaints.

BOE candidate forum is Sept. 24

In honor of National Voter Registration Day, candidates who are running for the Granby Board of Education on the November ballot have been invited to attend a Candidate Forum being sponsored by the registrars office.