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26 Church Street, Stonington, CT 06378

Mailing Address: PO Box 328,

Stonington, CT 06378


Hours of Operation: Monday- Friday / 9:00am - 3:00pm

Borough Warden Hours:  Monday-Friday / 10:00am - 12:00pm

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to the Borough of Stonington

The Borough of Stonington was chartered in 1801 by a special act of the legislature of the State of Connecticut. It is the oldest Borough in Connecticut.

The Borough Charter click-here sets forth the basic structure of Borough government, describing  the powers and duties of the elected officials. The governing body is the Board of Warden & Burgesses, which has the power to pass ordinances and prepare the budget for approval at the Annual Borough Meeting in the third week of April.

The Board of Warden & Burgesses also appoints members of the Planning & Zoning Commission and the Zoning Board of Appeals. The Harbor Management Commission is a joint agency of the Town and the Borough.

The Borough seal reflects the exploits of Stonington resident Nathaniel Brown Palmer, who while hunting seals in the Southern Ocean in 1820, became the first American to sight the Antarctic continent, the peninsula now known as Palmer Land.

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Find Upcoming Board & Commissions Meetings Here

Upcoming meetings are listed below. Agendas for meetings are posted here a few days prior (the link will become active at that time). Votes will then be posted here directly after meeting (the link will become active at that time). Minutes for all meetings will be posted under the Governance section.

Topic:  Meeting Warden & Burgess - November

Time:  Monday,  November 20th, at  7:00 PM  Eastern Time (US and Canada)

At Borough Hall


Meeting November Agenda - Click here

Votes/Minutes - Click here

Document/Presentation - Click here

Meeting Comfort Station Taskforce - November

Time:  Wednesday, November 15th  at 7:00 PM  Eastern Time

At Borough Hall

Meeting November Agenda  - Click here

Minutes November  - Click here

Planning & Zoning Commission - NOVEMBER

Time:  Thursday, November 2nd at 6:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) 

Meeting November Agenda  - Click here

Minutes September - Click here

Proposed New Zoning Regs September - Click here

Zoning Board of Appeals

Meeting - October 19th, 6:00PM

Meeting -October Agenda - Click here

August Votes/Minutes - Click here

Harbor Management Commission

Stonington Harbor Management Commission | Stonington CT (

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Find Recent Notices Posted Here

REPAIR ALERT:  Main Break, Water shut off: - Click here

Report for Fiscal year ending June 30, 2022 - Click here

Holiday Trash Collection Notice - Click here

Eastern CT Corridor Rail & Transit Feasibility Study - Click here

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We can answer your questions

Borough Hall hours are: Monday- Friday 9:00am - 3:00pm

Business Manager: Ann Fiore

Phone: 860-535-1298


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26 Church Street, Stonington, CT 06378


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