Due to a system error, archived meeting minutes and agendas prior to January 2017 are temporarily unavailable online. These are available for review in the Town Clerk's office, Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. The City is working on this issue but currently cannot provide a time frame for the repair of the system error. If you know the specific minutes you need, you can email us at request@cityofshelton.org and we can email you a copy of the item.

It is the Law. The State of Connecticut, under the provisions of Section 12-62 of the General Statutes, requires a revaluation of all real estate every five years. Legislation mandates that Shelton conducts a revaluation for the October 1, 2016 Grand List. There is a growing awareness that the local property taxes have become a significant part of the expenses in owning property. Keeping this in mind, revaluations are required to insure property owners of uniformity in property valuations. A revaluation sets new assessed values on a current basis, for use by the Assessor.

A successful revaluation requires a significant amount of time spent on careful research to assure that the new values are accurate and that all property owners will pay ONLY their FAIR SHARE of the property tax burden.