Shelton Information:

Mark A. Lauretti, Mayor

City Hall
54 Hill Street • Shelton, CT 06484

203-924-1555, ext. 1504 • Fax: 203-924-0185

E-mail: shelton01@cityofshelton.org

 

Shelton City Hall

54 Hill St. 06484 • 203-924-1555 • www.cityofshelton.org

 

Senior Committee

Shelton’s Senior Citizens Committee addresses issues connected with aging and consists of nine members, appointed for two-year terms by the mayor. Regular meetings are held at the Shelton Senior Center at 4 p.m. on the second Tuesday of each month.


Senior Committee Members:


Chairman: Walter Oko

                Jill Bruno  

                Margaret Keane
  

                Judson Crawford  

                Roberta Sutkowski
  

                Cheryl Dziubina  

                Marilyn Terlaga


                Barbara Hayslip

Shelton Senior Center

81 Wheeler St., Shelton, CT 06484
203-924-9324
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. 

Director • Doreen Laucella
Email: d.laucella@cityofshelton.org

Provides a lunch program, health screenings, financial and insurance presentations, and educational, social and recreational programs (computer classes, field trips, more) for persons age 55 or older.  Membership generally required for programs and activities ($4.00 for Shelton residents; $10 for out-of-town residents).

Tax Relief Programs

The Assessor’s Office in City Hall administers various state and local programs of tax relief for homeowners and veterans. Eligibility for the homeowners’ program requires: residency in Shelton; age of 65 years or older or total disability status; income within State of Connecticut qualifying levels. Some additional blind, disabled, “freeze,” homeowners’ and veterans’ programs are available, too. Also, renters’ rebate applications will be accepted at Shelton Senior Center, 81 Wheeler St., Shelton, CT 06484. Rent receipts, utility receipts and meeting income requirements are needed for participation in the renters’ rebate program.


Assessor: Bill Gaffney

203-924-1555, ext. 1500


E-mail: w.gaffney@cityofshelton.org

 

Probate Court

Judge • Fred J. Anthony


40 White St.

P.O. Box 127


203-924-8462

Shelton Public Library System


Plumb Memorial Library


65 Wooster St.
Library System Director • Joan Stokes


203-924-1580

E-mail: jstokes@biblio.org


Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

 

Huntington Branch Library


41 Church St. (inside Community Center)


203-926-0111


Hours: Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Call 911 for all emergencies.

Shelton Police Department

Chief • Shawn Sequeira


203-924-4440


Headquarters: 85 Wheeler St.


Non-emergencies: 203-924-1544

Shelton Fire Department

54 Hill Street, Suite 101
Chief • Francis T. Jones III


203-924-1555 x 1337

F.jones@cityofshelton.org

 

Shelton’s Fire Department provides fire protection; rescue services and conducts fire prevention and safety programs to the community. The department consists of four fire companies operating from four stations located throughout the city by dedicated volunteer firefighters serving from the following fire companies.

 

Echo Hose Hook & Ladder Co. 1 
379

Coram Ave.


Non-emergencies: 203-924-4241

 

Huntington Fire Company

3
44 Church St.


Non-emergencies: 203-929-1414


Pine Rock Park Fire Company

4
722 Long Hill Rd.


Non-emergencies: 203-929-1239

 

White Hills Fire Company

5
2 School St.


Non-emergencies: 203-929-1749

 

Shelton’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Chief • Michael Chaffee


E-mail: mchaffee@sheltonems.com


Ambulance transport and emergency first responder service provided 24/7 by Echo Hose Ambulance Corps. Paramedic care provided through Valley EMS, the regional paramedic provider serving the Lower Naugatuck Valley. Echo Hose Ambulance Corps also provides public education and outreach on emergency medicine and public health matters.

 

Echo Hose Ambulance Corps
100 Meadow St.

PO Box 213 06484
Non-emergencies: 203-924-9211 • Fax: 203-924-6603

 

Other Important Phone Numbers

Animal Control • 203-924-2501


11 Brewster Lane


Supervisor • Leon Sylvester


E-mail: l.sylvester@cityofshelton.org

 

City Clerk 

Margaret R. Domorod
 203-924-1555, ext. 1503


E-mail: m.domorod@cityofshelton.org

 

Naugatuck Valley Health District • 203-881-3255 


98 Bank Street, Seymour, CT 06483


Jeff Dussetschleger, DDS, MPH, Director of Health
Web site: www.nvhd.org


Parks and Recreation Department • 203-925-8422


41 Church St.
Director

Ron Herrick 
E-mail: r.herrick@cityofshelton.org

 

Public Works • 203-924-9277

 

Registrar of Voters • 203-924-2533, Option 1
Peter Pavone (R), Ext. 306 • Robert Lally (D), Ext. 305

 

Tax Collector • Lisa A. Theroux, CCMC


203-924-1555, ext. 1501


E-mail: l.theroux@cityofshelton.org

Shelton’s Population by Age
 

(Source: Latest Decennial U.S. Census)
60-64    2,648
65-74    3,487
75-84    2,210
85+    1,206
Total    9,551
Total population of the City of Shelton: 39,559
Percentage 60 years of age or over: 24.2%
Land area: 31.4 sq. mi.

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