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Raking Leaves

The Town of West Hartford offers a bagged leaf collection program for residential properties from Monday, November 2 through Friday, December 18, 2020.

Each week on your regular refuse collection day, crews will collect leaves bagged in 30-gallon biodegradable paper bags or the brown yard waste cart when placed at the curb.

American  Red Cross Blood Drive

Give the gift of life at any one of the Blood Drives held in December at the Town Hall Auditorium.

Juneteenth Day

At its November 24th meeting, the West Hartford Town Council officially declared that the 19th day of June of each year would be recognized as “Juneteenth Independence Day” in the Town of West Hartford, in commemoration and celebration of the end of African slavery in the United States of America.

Radon Test Kit

The U.S. Surgeon General recommends that all homes in the U.S. be tested for radon. The West Hartford-Bloomfield Health District has free radon test kits for residents.

Kindness Project

The Fourth Annual Kindness Project seeks donations of hygiene and cleaning products for the West Hartford Food Pantry and Fern Street Universalist Church Backpack Program.

Magic Mailbox

Kids can place their letters to Santa, Frosty or their favorite character in the magic mailbox at Elmwood Community Center and receive a message back from the North Pole!


The State of Connecticut has launched its official COVID-19 exposure notification app, COVID Alert CT. The app, available for Apple and Android mobile devices, informs users if they may have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 – all without sharing any personal information.


The American Red Cross bestowed its Outstanding Service Award to the Town of West Hartford for stepping up during this difficult time by hosting an increased number of blood drives since mid-March. So many other blood donation sites closed due to Covid-19, but West Hartford's town hall auditorium stayed open and the community responded by giving life-saving blood donations.

Best Small Cities

Twenty Connecticut communities are among the top 50 percent in a ranking of the Best Small Cities in America, according to a new analysis. The Connecticut municipalities were led by Westport, Wethersfield, Shelton, and West Hartford.

GFOA Certificate of Achievement for Financial Reporting

Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded the Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting to Town of West Hartford for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR) for the fiscal year ended June 30, 2019.

Children's Library Books

The Children’s rooms at Noah Webster and Bishops Corner libraries are now open for browsing appointments. This is the latest expansion of services from West Hartford Public Library.

Calendar of Events

Town Hall Auditorium
Town Hall Auditorium
Town Hall Auditorium

COVID-19 UPdates

The Town has created a web page to assist residents in obtaining the most up to date information  concerning COVID-19.

Meetings & Agendas

Town Council, Standing Committees, and Board & Commissions agendas, minutes, and meeting schedules. 


Adopted Budgets and CIP, as well as other financial documents

Online services

Most town hall business can be done online. Find forms, applications, and other resources such as online payments, GIS records, Recreation registration, overnight parking omits and more! 



open bids & bid results

Bid Listings, Results, Public Surplus, Vendor Registration



Public Works

Bulky Waste, Leaf Collection, Recycling, Curbside Collection, Block Party Permits, Tree Warden & more