First Selectman’s Information & Updates

  • Please Renew Your Dog License by Mail
    Dog registration is due during the month of June. The fee for registering is $8.00, for dogs that are neutered/ spayed and $19.00 for non-neutered/non-spayed dogs. Governor Lamont recently extended the start date for the imposition of a late fee for obtaining this year’s license from July 1 to August...
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  • Covid-19 – Cancellation of 2020 Summer Camp
    To:  Town of Middlefield Residents From:  Hannah Malcolm, Director of Middlefield Park and Recreation CC:  Middlefield Park and Recreation Commission Date:  May 21, 2020 RE:  Cancellation of 2020 Summer Camp We are regretfully writing this memo to inform our residents that the Middlefield Park and Recreation Summer Day Camp is...
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  • Covid-19 – Temporary & 5-Year Pistol Permits
    Temporary Pistol Permit Apply To receive a temporary pistol permit, you must apply in the town in which you reside.  If you would like to apply, please email your request to, or call 860.349.7114, and a packet will be sent out to you.  You MUST request a packet BEFORE getting...
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  • Covid-19 – Tax Deferment and Interest Rate Reduction Program Information
    Tax Deferment and Interest Rate Reduction Program Information On April 21st, 2020, the Middlefield Board of Selectmen voted to adopt two programs for property tax relief during the COVID-19 pandemic as authorized by an Executive Order by Governor Lamont. A temporary deferment (extended grace period) of tax collections. If eligible,...
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  • Covid-19 – Middlefield’s Restaurant Re-Opening Guidelines
    The above Re-Opening Guidelines can be obtained here: Middlefield Restaurant Reopening Guidelines – 2020-05 APPLICATIONS Applicants must submit their outdoor dining plans to Planning and Zoning for review.  There is no fee per the executive order.  Please include any required information necessary to prevent a delay.  The application can be...
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  • Covid-19 – Burn Permits Suspended
    An important message for residents from Edward Bailey, First Selectman. The issuance of open burn permits is suspended immediately until further notice.  Due to the Covid-19 outbreak, there will be no inspections and it will eliminate a possible call out of our firefighters.  Violators of this order may be subject...
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  • Covid-19 – Masks Available for Small Businesses
    An important message for small businesses from Edward Bailey, First Selectman and Robert Poturnicki, Emergency Management Director.   The Connecticut Business and Industry Association has partnered with the state of Connecticut to help distribute recently donated surgical masks to eligible small businesses. Limited quantities of masks are still available free...
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  • Covid-19 – Feeling Overwhelmed and Isolated?
    An important message concerning the CORONAVIRUS from First Selectman Edward Bailey and Emergency Management Director Robert Poturnicki.   We believe social distancing is having an impact on the health of Middlefield and Rockfall, please continue to adhere to social distancing guidelines. If you are feeling overwhelmed and isolated during this...
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  • Covid-19 – Face Masks Requirement Information
    An important message concerning the CORONVIRUS from First Selectman Edward Bailey and Emergency Management Director, Robert Poturnicki. Governor Lamont has issued Executive Order 7BB which requires everyone to use face masks in public settings to reduce the spread of COVID-19. This order directs that face coverings to be worn by...
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  • COVID-19 – Use of Town Parks
    Important message from Edward P Bailey, First Selectman In accordance with orders from our Director of Health, all activities at Middlefield’s parks are limited to walking, use of the walking paths, and dog run at the Dog Park.  Maintain SOCIAL DISTANCING at all times.  Please be safe and stay healthy. ...
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  • COVID-19 – People Needed to Sew Surgical Masks
    Message from Edward Bailey, First Selectman: Middlesex Hospital is seeking homemade surgical mask covers from the public.   For those of you with sewing talents this is a great way to help our medical providers during this pandemic. Middlesex Hospital will supply the fabric.   Mask sewing instructions:   Fabric...
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  • Covid-19 – Guidance for Close Contacts
    Guidance for close contacts of individuals with a confirmed or presumed case of COVID-19 As defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) a Close contact is defined as: being within approximately 6 feet (2 meters) of a COVID-19 case for a prolonged period of time; close contact...
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  • COVID-19 – Caution Using Disinfecting & Sanitizing Wipes
    COVID-19 Update March, 27th, 2020 Caution Using Disinfecting and Sanitizing Wipes During the current COVID-19 pandemic the use of disinfecting and sanitizing wipes has greatly increased.  Contrary to product label information which say “wipes are flushable”, they will cause problems with sewer and septic systems.  Wipes in sewer systems cause...
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  • COVID-19 – Food Bank Needs Items, Senior Meals, Energy Assistance
    COVID-19 Update March, 26th, 2020 Food Bank, Senior Meals and Energy Assistance Senior Meals Senior Meals will be distributed on Mondays from noon to 1:00 p.m. at the Community Center.   Three frozen meals will be provided per person for the week. Any senior that would like to receive meals...
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  • COVID-19 – PSHD Provides a List of Resources
    Get your questions answered.  PSHD has provided a list of COVID-19 resources. To go to the websites referenced in the letter below, click on these links:
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  • COVID-19 – Town Office Restrictions & Activities
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  • Governor’s Provides Update of Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts
    Governor Lamont Provides Update on Connecticut’s Coronavirus Response Efforts Posted on March 12, 2020 Key Points: • The Connecticut DPH State Laboratory has confirmed three additional individuals have tested positive. In total, 95 individuals have been tested at the State Laboratory: 6 positive and 89 negative. • Governor Lamont is...
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  • COVID-19 – Health Department’s Information – 3/9/20
    Plainville-Southington (PSHD) Heath Department – Latest News – PSHD COVID-19 Prevention – March-8-2020   We also encourage viewing the following websites for the latest information: Health District – State of CT– CDC–        ...
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  • COVID -19 – PSHD Recommends Everyday Prevention Actions to Help Prevent the Spread
    PSHD Recommends Everyday Prevention Actions to Help Prevent the Spread of COVID-19 Click here for more information:  PSHD COVID-19 Prevention – february-29-2020...
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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