TOWN OF BROOKLYN

Town Hall                            Phone                              860-774-9543

P.O. Box 356                         Fax                                 860-779-3744

Brooklyn, CT 06234

Donald Francis                 First Selectman                        779-3411 Leona Mainville                   Town Clerk                          774-9593 John Berard                     Building Official                       779-3411 Bruce Parsons                P & Z Chairman                          779-3411

Incorporated: 1786

Population: 6,800

Land Area:  28.7 square miles

Form of Government: Board of Selectmen/Town Meeting; Board of Finance

Distance to Hartford: 45 miles 

Public Transportation: Buses to Hartford and Providence 

Public Services: Gas/sewer/water to 10%, Trash/garbage privately contracted; State troopers; Volunteer fire departments; Library

Schools: Nursery, 1 elementary; 1 junior high; senior high students grade 10-12 attend Killingly High School, Woodstock Academy, Marianapolis Prep or Saint Bernard High; Quinebaug Valley Community College and H.H. Ellis-Technical School nearby 

Pupil-Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1

Expenditures Per Pupil: $8,258

Tax Rate: 21 mills

Hospital: Located 13 miles away in Putnam

Churches: Catholic, Federated Baptist Congregational, Episcopal, Unitarian and Lutheran

Recreation: Playgrounds, swimming, tennis, athletic programs, private golf