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The electors of the Town of Clinton and all other citizens qualified to vote in town meetings of the said Town of Clinton are hereby notified and warned that a Special Town Meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 02, 2015 at the William Stanton Andrews Memorial Town Hall, 54 East Main Street, Clinton, Connecticut to hear and consider the following:

RESOLVED: to appropriate $44,400 from undesignated for use by the Water Pollution Control Commission for CDM Smith Amendment No. 7B

Dated at Clinton, Connecticut the 19th day of August 2015

William W. Fritz, Jr.
First Selectman



Town of Clinton Police Department

Position Announcement Chief of Police

The Clinton Board of Police Commissioners is accepting applications for the position of Chief of Police. Please see the attached job posting for a complete list of job requirement and qualifications. Please contact Phil Sengle, Board of Police Commission Chairman at for further information. Applications must be postmarked no later than September 30, 2015 by US mail to Mr. Philip Sengle, Board of Police Commissioners, Clinton Police Department, 170 East Main St., Clinton CT 06413.

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Plan of Conservation & Development 2015-2025

DRAFT for Public Review and Distribution to Board of Selectman and RiverCOG July 2, 2015

This is the DRAFT Plan of Conservation and Development for the Town of Clinton, 2015-2025. The public hearing for this Plan will be held by the Clinton Planning & Zoning Commission on Tuesday, September 8, 2015 at 7:00 p.m. at the Clinton Town Hall.

Download Clinton PoCD Draft for Public Hearing


Clinton Water Pollution Control Commission

Public Involvement Program for Coastal Area Residents

The Water Pollution Control Commission (WPCC) Public Involvement Program is hosting a meeting with coastal residents in the Grove Way, and Shore Road area, Beach Park Point and adjacent areas, and Hammock Pkwy and adjacent areas. This meeting is designed to create meaningful dialog with citizens as the WPCC and its engineering consultant prepare a DEEP-approvable plan to address the Town's wastewater pollution issues. The meeting will be held on Saturday August 1, 2015 at the Henry Carter Hull Library, 10:30 AM. Seating is limited; please email if you are planning to attend.

Additional meetings with other neighborhoods outside of these specific areas are planned. The WPCC also has scheduled meetings on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays of each month at 7:00 PM in the Rose Room at the Andrews Memorial Town Hall.


National Register of Historic Places Registration Form Draft Copy

Town of Clinton


Historic District Commission

Town of Clinton

William Stanton Andrews Memorial Town Hall
54 East Main Street, Clinton, Connecticut 06413

Click below to download a presentation from The Clinton Historic District Commission.

Historic Disctrict Presentation


Town of Clinton Surveys

We ask visitors to the Town of Clinton website to please take a brief moment and fill out a survey. Links to the survey's can be found below. Thank you in advanced, your time is appreciated.


The Town of Clinton is now offering online payment for Taxes. Click the button aside to access the portal.

  • If you pay by electronic check there will be a $1.95 processing fee.
  • If you pay by credit card there will be a 2.95% processing fee.
  • Payments will be processed the next business day.


The Town of Clinton has Community Development Block Grant funds available for use by income eligible residential property owners for housing rehabilitation projects. Applications can be submitted to the First Selectman’s office.

Town of Clinton, housing Rehabilitation Loan Program Pamphlet


Town of Clinton, housing Rehabilitation Loan Program Application


Clinton CT Solar Challenge

The Clinton CT Solar Challenge is a unique group purchasing program designed to make going solar simple and affordable for Clinton residents.

For more information please contact Maggie at or visit our website

November 4, 2013

Clinton's Architectural History; How Your Houses Tell Our Story

The Clinton Historic District Commission will sponsor a public seminar entitled Clinton's Architectural History; How Your Houses Tell Our Story on Thursday, March 28th, at 7:00PM in the newly renovated auditorium at Andrews Memorial Town Hall, Clinton.

Tod Bryant from Heritage Resources and Lucas Karmazinas from FuturePast Preservation will present the findings of their recently completed architectural survey of the town and will discuss your property's place in Clinton's history. Guest speakers will include E.C. Schroeder, President of the Clinton Historical Society, and Mary Dunne of the Historic Preservation and Museum Division of the Connecticut Commission on Culture & Tourism. The meeting will be chaired by Larry Ouellette of the HDC. The public is invited to attend.

The Historic District Commission seeks public suggestions on what should be done to preserve Clinton's rich historical assets. Discussions will include ways to protect and preserve historic properties while encouraging economic development.

March 25, 2013

ProAct Discount Prescription Card

The Town of Clinton is introducing a prescription discount card to all residents free of charge. By using the ProAct Discount Prescription Card it is estimated that you can save 20% on brand name drugs and up to 70% on generic prescription purchases when you use the card. Each resident will receive a card in the mail. Additional cards are available at the First Selectman's office. If you already have prescription drug coverage, you can use this card for discounts on prescriptions not covered by your insurance plan. See the attached flyer for more information.

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December 06, 2012

Welcome to Clinton, Connecticut
Clinton traces its history from 1663 when the land between Guilford and Saybrook, as they were then bounded, was known as Homonoscitt. In this year, a committee was appointed by the General Court at Hartford to lay out this area as a plantation. In 1667 the settlement was designated a town and named Kenilworth. By the middle of the eighteenth century, through changes in usage, this name became Killingworth. In 1838, the southern portion was incorporated by the General Assembly as the Town of Clinton, the northern portion retaining the name of Killingworth. The line marking the division between the towns of Killingworth and Clinton was the same as that which divided the first and second ecclesiastical societies, or, as they were later known, "school societies," which were established in 1735.
As in most small New England shore towns, life centered about fishing, farming, shipbuilding, and the church. One of the early leaders of Clinton's church was the Reverend Abraham Pierson. In 1701, when the General Court of the Colony in Hartford granted a charter for "the founding of a collegiate school within His Majesty's Colony of Connecticut", its founders chose the Reverend Mr. Pierson as its rector. The first classes were held in his parsonage in Clinton. In later years the school was moved to Saybrook and then to New Haven, where it eventually became Yale University. (Data provided by Clinton Historical Society)
With beautiful views of Long Island Sound, this gem of a town is approximately 100 miles from both New York and Boston and is easily accessible from New Haven, Middletown and New London.
A picturesque New England town, Clinton is a wonderful place to live and work. Clinton has an estimated population of 13,500 which almost doubles in size during the summer months as visitors flock here to enjoy our sunny beaches, antiquing, historic buildings and New England charm.
We welcome you to explore, relax, & celebrate