TOWN OF WATERFORD

Town Hall                             Phone                             860-442-0553

15 Rope Ferry Road                 Fax                               860-437-0352

Waterford, CT 06385

Paul Eccard                      First Selectman                       442-0553

Robert Nye                          Town Clerk                            442-0553

Frank Hoagland                Building Official                      444-5813

Vacancy                             Zoning Official                        444-5813

Incorporated: 1801

Population:  17,790

Land Area: 36.7 square miles

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

Distance to Hartford:42 miles

Public Transportation: Buses to Groton, New London and Norwich

Public Services: Water to 95%; Sewer to 45%; Free trash collection; Full time police; Volunteer fire department; Library

Schools: Nursery; 5 elementary; 1 junior high; 1 senior high

Pupil-Teacher Ratio: 13.3

Expenditures Per Pupil: $10,106

Tax Rate: 14.93 mills, 70%

Hospitals: Located 1-6 miles away in New London

Churches: Catholic, Jewish, Baptist,  Presbyterian, Latter Day Saints and Seventh Day Adventist

Recreation:  Playgrounds, athletic/social programs, tennis, pool, private golf