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WallingfordCT.com is an aggregated news and information website that provides info from around the town of Wallingford, CT including from the town government, local news organizations, blogs and social media:

This site was originally created by a Wallingford resident, Tim Dineen, more than 15 years ago and is intended as a source for news and information about the town of Wallingford, Connecticut. This site hosted the first "official" website for the town, a volunteer effort at the time back in 1997, and has been revised to focus on the compilation of Wallingford news from various sources including journalistic news as well as news from social media.

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Another Connecticut Tax For Drivers-Another Connecticut Double Taxation
4/20/19 via Swick Speak
Connecticut Democrats in their quest to tax any conceivable economically productive activity to obtain tax revenue are looking at a proposal to tax vehicles when you trade them in when purchasing a new vehicle.  Thus when you purchase a new or used vehicle in Connecticut you pay a 6.35% sales t...


Program Schedule - Government Channel - Week of April 15 Revised
4/15/19 via Town of Wallingford News
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The Double Taxation Of Tolls
4/13/19 via Swick Speak
Tolls create a double taxation for Connecticut Taxpayers and businesses.  Toll taxes will only be passed on to consumers who are already paying toll taxes. Here is an example.  A heating oil company must deliver oil to its customers.  For a heating oil company located in Meriden they ...
Choate Rosesmary Hall - Young Artists Summer Programs
4/11/19 via Wallingford Public Schools News
  Choate Rosemary Hall - Young Artists Summer Program ...
Water Main Flushing Program - Zones 1 and 2 Schedule - Water Division
4/11/19 via Town of Wallingford News
Water main flushing schedule starting Monday, April 15, 2019....
New Video - Interview - Kacie Hand, Town Planner - April 1, 2019
4/10/19 via Town of Wallingford News
Interview - Kacie Hand, Town Planner - April 1, 2019...
Dr. Menzo's Quote of the Week 4 8 19
4/9/19 via Wallingford Public Schools News
​“Correction does much, but encouragement does more.” Johann Wolfgang von Goethe ...
BRUSH ONLY Pick Up starts April 8 - Public Works Department
4/8/19 via Town of Wallingford News
TIED bundles of brush (less than 4 ft in length and 6 inches in diameter) must be out at the curbside by Sunday, April 7. NOTE: Storm damage branches must be cut to proper size and bundled....
Connecticut: No Tolls Today, No Tolls Tomorrow, No Tolls Ever
4/6/19 via Swick Speak
No tolls. Not today, not tomorrow nor ever in Connecticut. The Connecticut Democrat Party is trying to manipulate the debate on tolls.  But in my opinion they are losing.  The reason is that there is a massive amount of legal Connecticut Taxpayers who see the scam that these new tolls are ...
Dr. Menzo's Quote of the Week - 4 1 19
4/1/19 via Wallingford Public Schools News
​"Virtually nothing is impossible on this world if you just put your mind to it and maintain a positive attitude." Lou Holtz ...
Where Do Connecticut Taxpayers Get Their Money From To Pay Their Taxes?
3/30/19 via Swick Speak
In the current harsh one party rule of the Connecticut Democrat Party that we are seeing in this current legislative session I really wonder if they know where Connecticut Taxpayers get their money from to pay their taxes? As simplistic as this question is I think the Connecticut Democrat Party need...
Compost Center - Open 6 Days/Week, April 1 through November 30
3/29/19 via Town of Wallingford News
Starts on Monday, April 1...
ColorSplash Flyer & Registration - MTS Music Parents
3/27/19 via Wallingford Public Schools News
Color Splash Flyer & Registration ...
Dr. Menzo's Quote of the Week - 3 25 19
3/25/19 via Wallingford Public Schools News
​“Never believe that a few caring people can’t change the world. For, indeed, that’s all who ever have.” Margaret Mead ...
Connecticut's New Tax Reality-A Scene From The Future
3/23/19 via Swick Speak
As Connecticut leaps to a even more socialist/liberal tax and spend state with massive tolls and taxes with a rapidly rising debt load that becomes unsustainable let us look at a possible scenario in the not too distant future. You are driving to work at your job that takes you on I-91 and I-95.&nbs...
April is Fair Housing Month - Office of the Mayor
3/20/19 via Town of Wallingford News
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Neighborhood Assistance Act - Applications Due FRIDAY, MAY 17
3/19/19 via Town of Wallingford News
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What Does $2.4 Billion Dollars In New and Higher Taxes Mean For Connecticut?
3/16/19 via Swick Speak
The new budget that Democrat Governor Ned Lamont has offered Connecticut increases and creates $2.4 billion dollars in new and higher taxes. What does $2.4 billion dollars in new and higher taxes mean for Connecticut? $2.4 billion dollars in new and higher taxes means all prices of goods will incre...
Connecticut's 28 Year Recession
3/9/19 via Swick Speak
Connecticut as we know has many negative economic issues that need to be addressed. It has high taxes, $80 to $100 billion dollars in short and long debt along with unfunded liabilities, a lack of job creation, a poor business climate, crumbling roads and bridges, a net migration of citizens moving ...
Tyler Mill Open Space Preserve remains CLOSED - Parks & Recreation
3/4/19 via Town of Wallingford News
Due to storm damage, this public area is CLOSED for any activities....
Connecticut's Created Toll Crisis
3/2/19 via Swick Speak
The Connecticut Democrat Party and Governor Lamont have now created a toll crisis in the state.   Governor Lamont obviously did not understand the tolls question in his campaign.  The issue of tolls has now become the tax savior to solve all of the transportation problems in the state.&nbs...
Connecticut's New Tax and Spend Budget
2/23/19 via Swick Speak
Governor Ned Lamont's first budget was an extension of former Governor Malloy's budgets. The budget increases spending and increases taxes. There was not much new in his speech this week other than if includes his proposed toll plan taxes will increase over $2.4 billion dollars, $1 billion dollars i...
Connecticut's New Tax: Connecticut's Unsustainable Paid Family Leave Law
2/16/19 via Swick Speak
AN ACT CONCERNING PAID FAMILY AND MEDICAL LEAVE. To establish a paid family and medical leave system in Connecticut. Introduced by: Labor and Public Employees Committee Imagine leaving work and being paid up to $1000 a week for 12 weeks.  Imagine you are a small business wi...
Report a Failed Street Light - Electric Division
2/4/19 via Town of Wallingford News
Electric Division urges residents to report failed street lights....
Connecticut Wants To Be A Sanctuary State
2/2/19 via Swick Speak
Connecticut has thousands upon thousands upon thousands of laws.  They are byzantine in nature. Complex and irrational in many cases, self serving for special interest groups and lobbyists.  If one attempts to read the blue book of Connecticut General Statutes there are a mere 978 Chapters...