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2022 Economic Development Update

The West Hartford Chamber of Commerce invites you to its popular Economic Development Update featuring Kristen Gorski, Economic Development Coordinator, Town of West Hartford, on Tuesday, October 11, 11:30AM-1:30PM, at the Pond House.

Election Ballot

The Town Clerk’s Office has received a significant number of requests for absentee ballot applications from representatives of candidate campaigns this year. As a result, some residents may receive unsolicited – or multiple – applications which may cause some confusion.

Hispanic Heritage Month mural

West Hartford recognizes National Hispanic Heritage Month, September 15 to October 15, by celebrating the histories, cultures and contributions of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean and Central and South America.

College Student

The U.S. Department of Education is hosting The White House Public Service Loan Forgiveness Day of Action informational session for Federal/State/Local/Tribal Governments' employees on Wednesday, August 24. 

Yard Waste Barrel

Effective immediately, the price for a 95-gallon brown cart is $90, up from $73.11. Public Works has been able to keep the price at $73.11 since 2019 until recently when supply chain issues and inflation have driven up the price, just like so many other products and services.

CT DOT seal

Interstate 84 Eastbound Exit 40 off-ramp to New Britain Avenue (Route 71) and the Exit 41, I-84 Eastbound on-ramp from South Main Street in West Hartford, will be closed intermittently at night between the hours of 8 p.m. and 5 a.m., over the next six months, starting on July 5, 2022.

Spring Yard Waste

The Department of Public Works has begun its bi-weekly curbside Yard Waste Collection that will run April 4 to October 28. Yard Waste Collection is picked up on the same day as your residential recycling collection. Please place your yard waste out by 6:00AM on their recycling day.

Calendar of Events

Elmwood Senior Center
Bishops Corner Senior Center
Elmwood Senior Center
Webster Walk at Blue Back Square, Isham Road
Bishops Corner Senior Center
Elmwood Senior Center

COVID-19 UPdates

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


Adopted Budgets and CIP, as well as other financial documents

Meetings & Agendas

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

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