TOWN OF THOMPSON

Town Office Building              Phone                          860-923-9900

815 Riverside Drive                    Fax                             860-923-3836

North Grosvenordale, CT 06255

Brian Lynch                     First Selectman                        923-9561

Rachel C. Haggerty           Town Clerk                            923-9900

Alvin Hill                        Building Inspector                     923-9002

Charles Paquette            P & Z Chairman            923-9002

Incorporated: 1785

Population:  8,780

Land Area: 58 square miles

Form of Government: Town Meeting

Distance to Hartford: 50 miles

Public Transportation: Available 6 miles away

Public Services: Sewer/water to 25%, Town constables; Volunteer fire departments; Library

Schools: 1 serving K-12; 1 parochial

Pupil-Teacher Ratio:  15:1

Expenditures Per Pupil: $7,407

Tax Rate: 17.9 mills; 70%

Hospitals: Located in Putnam

Churches: Catholic, Methodist, Congregational and Jehovah’s Witntess

Recreation:  Playgrounds, beach, golf