Mark A. Lauretti, Mayor
54 Hill Street • Shelton, CT 06484
203-924-1555, ext. 1504 • Fax: 203-924-0185
Shelton City Hall
54 Hill St. 06484 • 203-924-1555 •
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
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
Shelton Public Library System
Plumb Memorial Library
65 Wooster St.
Library System Director • Joan Stokes
Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 9:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sat., 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Huntington Branch Library
41 Church St. (inside Community Center)
Hours: Mon., 12:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.; Tues.-Thurs., 10:00 a.m.-8:00 p.m.; Friday 10:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m. Sat., 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Judge • Fred J. Anthony
40 White St.
P.O. Box 127
Call 911 for all emergencies.
Shelton Police Department
Chief • Shawn Sequeira
Headquarters: 85 Wheeler St.
Shelton Fire Department
54 Hill Street, Suite 101
Chief • Francis T. Jones III
203-924-1555 x 1337
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
Huntington Fire Company
3 44 Church St.
Pine Rock Park Fire Company
4 722 Long Hill Rd.
White Hills Fire Company
5 2 School St.
Shelton’s Emergency Medical Services (EMS)
Chief • Michael Chaffee
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
Margaret R. Domorod 203-924-1555, ext. 1503
Naugatuck Valley Health District • 203-881-3255
98 Bank Street, Seymour, CT 06483
Jeff Dussetschleger, DDS, MPH, Director of Health Web site:
Parks and Recreation Department • 203-925-8422
41 Church St. Director
Ron Herrick E-mail:
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
Shelton’s Population by Age
(Source: Latest Decennial U.S. Census)
Total population of the City of Shelton: 39,559
Percentage 60 years of age or over: 24.2%
Land area: 31.4 sq. mi.