TOWN OF STONINGTON

Town Hall                             Phone                             860-535-5050

152 Elm Street,P.O. Box 352    Fax                               860-535-1046

Stonington, CT 06378

Donald Maranell                First Selectman                     535-5050

Cynthia Ladwig                    Town Clerk                          535-5060

Thomas Watkins               Building Official                       535-5075

George Thayer                   P&Z Chairman                        535-5095

Edward Donnelly              Planning Director                    535-5096

Incorporated: 1649

Population:  17,088

Land Area: 42.7 square miles

Form of Government: Town Meeting, Board of Finance and Selectmen

Distance to Hartford: 55 miles

Public Transportation: Trains, Buses to New London and Groton

Public Services: Gas/sewer/

water to portions; Full time police; Full time/Volunteer fire department; Trash privately contracted; Library

Schools: Nursery, 3 elementary, 2 middle; 1 senior high; Pine Point School; St. Michael School

Pupil-Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1

Expenditures Per Pupil: $8,915

Tax Rate: 24.35 mills, 70%

Hospitals: Located 8 miles away in New London and Westerly, Rhode Island

Churches: All faiths represented in Stonington and neighboring towns

Recreation:  Playgrounds, community center, youth athletic league, golf, tennis, nature preserve, boat launching, fishing