Storm relief and resources for New Milford residents:  A public water supply remains open at the New Milford Facilities Maintenance building located at 20 Young’s Field Road adjacent to the recycling center. Shower access is still available at New Milford Fitness & Aquatics Club at 130 Grove Street during normal business hours. Restoration by the utility companies continues. All downed wires should still be treated as live wires. Any fire, police, or medical emergencies should still be handled by dialing 911.



Candlewood Solar Project

The Connecticut Siting Council will hold a public hearing for Petition No. 1312- Candlewood Solar LLC, for property located at 197 Candlewood Mountain Road, Tax Map 26, Lot 67.1, on Tuesday, September 26, 2017, at the New Milford Town Hall in the E. Paul Martin Room, located on the 2nd floor.

Per the Connecticut Siting Council Hearing Notice, the Council will conduct a public field review of the proposed site, Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 1:30 pm. The public hearing will begin at 3 pm with an evidentiary session, continuing with a public comment session at 6:30 pm.

For more information regarding the petition and/or instructions on how to submit testimony, please contact the Connecticut Siting Council at 10 Franklin Square, New Britain, Connecticut 06051, phone #860-827-2935.


Connecticut Siting Council Hearing Notice for Petition No. 1312

Connecticut Siting Council Schedule for Petition No. 1312

Connecticut Siting Council Website -
This website will have information regarding the petition/application and the upcoming schedule and deadlines for the Connecticut Siting Council.

Ameresco Website -

Ameresco presentation of the Candlewood Solar Projected presented to the Zoning Commission at the July 25, 2017 Zoning Commission meeting