On Saturday, August 19th, between 3:00 AM -5:00 AM, United Illuminating will be conducting system testing at its electrical substation in Shelton. Residents in some areas of Shelton may experience a brief power outage which may impact clocks and electronic devices that typically need to be reset following an outage. The outage is expected to last less than 5 minutes. If you depend on life-saving medical equipment and are not registered with UI as a life-support customer, please call their customer care at 800-722-5584.

No. In fact, the Assessor’s Office encourages you to review your assessments and appeal IF you sincerely question the value. The Assessor’s Office will see that each taxpayer is satisfied within the limits set by state statute, and at the same time assure that assessments are on a fair share basis. In the great majority of cases, when the Assessor finds that the taxpayer is right, an adjustment is made immediately. The Assessor would like to satisfy each property owner, but has a duty to all taxpayers in the city to be fair and equitable, and work within the guidelines of Connecticut State Statutes.