Animal ControlThe Killingworth ACO is responsible for handling all concerns regarding domestic animals as well as providing information referrals and intervention for concerns regarding wild animals. The officer checks for messages regularly. If you need 24/7 emergency veterinary assistance, call 860-347-8387.
Marian Smith 860 663-1765, ext. 219
Community GardensThe Killingworth Community Gardens' mission is to provide residents with an opportunity to come together for the purpose of food production, environmental education and to encourage multi-generational gatherings. Individuals and groups at all levels of gardening expertise are welcome.
The gardens are located at Parmelee Farm, 465 Route 81, just north of the HK Middle School. The 130-acre town-owned property is open to the public for passive recreation. The 19th century farmhouse as well as most the out buildings are not open at this time. The small shed adjacent to the front garden is available for storage. Parking is available in front of the farmhouse as well as in front of the gardens.
For more information please visit www.kwgardens.org
ConsultantsTown Counsel: William Howard, Howard & McMillan
Bond Counsel: Pullman & Comely
Engineer: Nathan Jacobson & Assoc.
IT: Sydell Associates, LLC
Website: PurpleDog Web Productions
Fire MarshalJim McDonald - (860) 663-1182
Deputy Fire Marshal: Scott Brookes (Higganum), James M. Clark, Clifford Weed
Justices of the PeaceKillingworth has up to fifteen Justices of the Peace: five from each major political party and five unaffiliated justices, appointed by the Town Clerk. Justices are appointed to four-year terms in U.S. presidential election years.
Justices of the Peace may
- Administer oaths (CGS 1-24)
- Take acknowledgments (CGS 1-29)
- Join persons in marriage (CSG 46b-22)
- Take depositions (CGS 52-148c)
Susan S. Adinolfo (R) 860-663-1223
Kathleen Ann Amoia (D) 860-663-3130
Suzanne G. Anziano (TC) 860-663-2176
Richard A. Bauer (R) 860-663-3426
Gwenne Celmer (D) 860-663-3747
Diane M. Condon (TC) 860-663-1511
Thomas E. Cronan (TC) 203-245-0332
Frank N. Cunningham (R) 860-663-1318
Christina Blaha Forristall (R) 860-663-2791
Eileen M. Gannon (R) 860-663-2795
Catherine Iino (D) 860-663-1765
Barbara W. Klein (D) 860-663-1833
Stephanie LeMay (TC) 860-663-5571
Janet M. Violissi (TC) 860-663-2456
Mark F. Williams (D) 860-663-3310
Killingworth LibraryHours: Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday 10am-4:30pm; Tuesday, Thursday 10am-8pm
Municipal HistorianThe Municipal Historian, appointed each year by the Board of Selectmen, advises the town on matters related to the historic legacy of Killingworth.
Thomas Lentz (thomas.lentz [at] yale.edu)
Open Burning OfficialResidents who wish to kindle an outdoor fire, other than in an outdoor grill, fireplace, or approved incinerator, must obtain a permit beforehand from the Open Burning Official. Such fires may not be within 50 feet of a building or other structure, and such burning may be conducted only between sunrise and sunset. The Open Burning Official grants or denies open burning permits in accordance with Section 22a-174 of the Connecticut Statutes as amended, the regulations of the Department of Environmental Protection, and Killingworth Ordinances. Owing to environmental and safety concerns, open burning is not encouraged.
Richard Albrecht 860 663-2824
Parmelee FarmParmelee Farm is a 130-acre historic site located at 465 Route 81 in Killingworth. Many community activities are held there, including stonewall building workshops, hikes, and the Boy Scoutsí Klondike Derby. The Parmelee Farm connects our community to the natural environment and cultural heritage of Killingworth through education, preservation, passive recreation, and the arts.
For more information please visit www.parmeleefarm.org
Probate CourtKillingworth belongs to the Saybrook Probate District, located in the Old Saybrook Town Hall, 302 Main Street, Old Saybrook, Connecticut 06475. The court is open Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Under special circumstances, arrangements may be made to meet with the court in Killingworth.
Terrance Lomme, Judge of Probate 860-510-5028
Social ServicesThe Municipal Agent for the Elderly assists town residents by providing information and referrals to local, state, and federal services and benefit programs. The Municipal Agent is familiar with programs and benefits such as Medicare, Medicaid, SNAP (Food Stamps), Social Security, protective services, legal services, adult day care, housing, transportation, and local senior and community groups.
Diane Gladstone, Municipal Agent for the Elderly 860-663-1765, ext. 217
Tree WardenThe Tree Warden is responsible for the care and control of all trees on public properties in Killingworth, including roadways. If a tree is scheduled to be removed or pruned, the Tree Warden will post a notice on the tree at least five days in advance, unless the tree poses an imminent threat to public safety. If an objection is registered, the Tree Warden will hold a public hearing on the matter and render a decision in writing. The Tree Warden is appointed by the Board of Selectmen for a one-year term beginning January 1.
Robert Bruce Fagan 860-663-1765, ext. 501
Town of Killingworth
323 Route 81, Killingworth, CT 06419
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323 Route 81, Killingworth, CT 06419
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