Town Planner for the Towns of Durham & Middlefield

The Towns of Durham and Middlefield, CT seek a full-time Town Planner shared between both municipalities. In addition to Planning responsibilities, position would include Zoning Enforcement and Inland Wetland Agent in Durham. Position provides full medical and retirement benefits. Salary Range $65,000 – $75,000 based on qualifications and experience. Qualifications: This position requires a Master’s Degree in Planning or a related degree from an accredited college or program; and have experience in Planning or Community Development, or any equivalent combination of education, training and work experience. Certification or working toward certification by the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP) […]

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Transfer Station Holiday Closure

The transfer station will be closed for the 4th of July Holiday.

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Middlefield Park & Rec Summer Music Event Saturday July 13th


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FREE Paper Shredding Event – RESCHEDULED from JUNE 8 to JUNE 15

This event at the Colchester/E. Hampton Water Pollution Control Facility, 20 Gildersleeve Dr. (off RT 66), E Hampton, has been moved from June 8 to SATURDAY, JUNE 15;  9:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Limit of 5 boxes or bags (9″ x 18″ x 12″) of personal papers, such as medical records, legal or financial documents, and tax returns. NO junk mail, magazines, books, cards, etc. will be accepted. The event is free for residents of Chester, Clinton, Cromwell, Deep River, Durham, East Hampton, Essex, Haddam, Killingworth, Lyme, Middlefield, Middletown, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook, Portland & Westbrook.  ID must be shown. […]

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Legal Notice: Decisions of the Zoning Board of Appeals

LEGAL NOTICE TOWN OF MIDDLEFIELD Decisions of Zoning Board of Appeals At its May 28, 2019 meeting the Zoning Board of Appeals voted to: 1. Close the public hearing and approve, with conditions, the request for a 14 foot street line variance (Cedar Street), and an 8 foot side yard variance (Derby Road), from Section 04.02.01 of the Middlefield Zoning Regulations to construct an addition to the existing house at 27 Cedar Street. Applicant: Stan Rzeczka. Owner: Janice Rzeczka Dated in Middlefield, Connecticut this 31st day of May, 2019. Zoning Board of Appeals Town of Middlefield, Connecticut Christopher Champagne, […]

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Updated Rules for Lake Beseck Beach and Parking Lot

Please click the link below for the full listing of beach and parking lot rules:   Rules for Lake Beseck Beach and Parking Lot

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Legal Notice: Decision of the Planning and Zoning Commission

At its May 20, 2019 meeting, the Commission voted to: 1. Approve the application submitted by the Town of Middlefield for a two-year renewal for the Stowe Street gravel pit. 2. Accept the revised site plan from Xenelis Inc., dated May, 2019, with the following conditions: (1) Subject to yearly topography report showing yearly progress; (2) An as-built survey confirming 49.9 percent of lot coverage or less; (3) Joint letter from Towns of Durham and Middlefield satisfying any potential breach of property line with materials; (4) Allow applicant five years to execute new site plan. Dated in Middlefield, Connecticut […]

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Dog Licensing Form & Information New Dog Licenses PUPPIES must be licensed within 30 days after turning 6 months old. ADULT DOGS must be licensed with 30 days of obtaining them. FEES – Licenses not within the 30 days are subject to a $1.00 per month penalty.  The fee for a license is $19.00 for an unaltered dog, and $8.00 for a spayed or neutered dog. RABIES – Rabies vaccination must be current and paperwork from a veterinarian must be provided. SPAY/NEUTER – Documentation from a veterinarian must be provided. REGISTERING – You may register in person at the Town Clerk’s office or […]

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Town Budget for 2019-2020 Approved Mil Rate 32.47

The  $13,605,197 Middlefield Town Budget was  passed on Monday, May 13, 2019.

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Legal Notice: Public Hearing Amendment to Middlefield Tax Ordinance

Please click the link for details regarding this upcoming public hearing:   Notice of Public Hearing

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Town Offices Address

Town of Middlefield
393 Jackson Hill Rd
P.O. Box 179
Middlefield, CT 06455


General Office Hours

Monday: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Friday: 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Emergency Information

Fire - Police - Medical --- Dial 911
Police / Resident State Troopers: 860-349-9685
State Police, Troop F, Westbrook: 860-399-2100
Animal Control: 860-349-1333