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 • www.cityofshelton.org
Shelton’s Senior 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 Margaret Keane
Jill Bruno William Smarz
Judson Crawford Roberta Sutkowski
Cheryl Dziubina Marilyn Terlaga
Shelton Senior Center
81 Wheeler St. 06484
Hours: Mon.-Fri., 9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Director • Doreen Laucella
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; $7.00-$10.00 for nonresidents).
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
Shelton Public Library System
Plumb Memorial Library
C. Elspeth Lydon, Library System Director
65 Wooster St. 06484
Hours: Mon.-Thurs., 9:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; Fri.-Sat.,
9:00 a.m.-4:30 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.; Sat., 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
Judge Fred J. Anthony
40 White St. • P.O. Box 127 • 06484
Call 911 for all emergencies.
Shelton Police Department
Shawn Sequeira, Acting Chief
Headquarters: 85 Wheeler St. 06484
Shelton Fire Department
Composed of volunteer companies operating out of stations in four sections of the Town.
Echo Hose Hook & Ladder Co.
379 Coram Ave.
Huntington Fire Company
44 Church St.
Pine Rock Park Fire Company
722 Long Hill Rd.
White Hills Voluntary Fire Company
2 School St. • 203-929-1749
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/Shelter • 203-924-2501
City Clerk • 203-924-1555, ext.1503
Health Dept. • 203-881-3255
Parks & Recreation Dept. • 203-925-8422
Planning & Zoning • 203-924-1555, ext.1510
Public Works Dept. • 203-924-9277
Registrars of Voters • 203-924-2533
Tax Collector • 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.