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Connecticut Municipal Governments

Resources on Connecticut local municipal government

Other Resources - Local Municipal Government

Connecticut State Library

  • Connecticut Place Names by Hughes & Allen may be helpful when you have a name other than the municipality's name. Call number: Reference F92 .H83
  • The Connecticut State Library collects annual town reports (Connecticut General Statutes 7-148a and 7-110).
  • Summary of Charter Provisions in Connecticut Local Government : An Outline of Provisions Pertaining to Form of Government in Forty-one Council-manager and Mayor-council Communities. Stuart, Patricia, and University of Connecticut. Institute of Public Service. Storrs, Conn.: Institute of Public Service, Continuing Education Services, the University of Connecticut, several years. Call Number: Conn Doc Ag83m su (yr)

State of Connecticut

To find out whether there is a Municipal Historian for a Connecticut town, check the website for the town or the Secretary of State’s annual Register & Manual. Municipal Historians, as well as other Town Offices are listed in the Towns, Cities, and Boroughs Section. The Register and Manual is updated periodically from information provided by Town Clerks.