5 things to know this week in Meriden, Wallingford, Southington, Cheshire

Things to know this week include a Tuesday deadline to register to vote in the upcoming state and congressional elections.

In Southington, the Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing on age-restricted housing development plans, while the Meriden School Board will discuss and possibly vote on a bus contract and a new pact with the union secretaries.

Here is the complete list of five things to know when starting your week.

1. The voter registration deadline is Tuesday

The deadline to register to vote in the upcoming Nov. 8 election is this Tuesday, Nov. 1. To register online, go to https://voterregistration.ct.gov/. For more information, go to https://portal.ct.gov/SOTS/Election-Services/

2. Age Restricted Accommodation in Southington

Southington planners will discuss an application for an age-restricted housing development at a meeting scheduled for November 1.

AA Denorfia Building and Developers, local homebuilders, are looking to build two- and three-bedroom homes at 570 Meriden-Waterbury Turnpike. Company officials said the custom homes are designed for older residents looking to downsize and perform less exterior maintenance.

The Planning and Zoning Commission is holding a public hearing at its Tuesday meeting to hear residents’ views on the proposed development.

The meeting will be held Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the John Weichsel Civic Center, 200 N. Main St.

3. Meriden School Board

The Meriden Board of Education will meet in person Tuesday on the third floor of 22 Liberty St. The meeting will begin at 6 p.m.

According to a posted agenda, the board will discuss several proposal contracts. These contracts include a proposed agreement with transportation provider New Britain Transportation, as well as discussion of the Meriden Federation of Educational Secretaries contract, which is proposed for an executive session. The agenda for the meeting also lists possible actions, which would take place in open session, on this contract.

4. Inland wetlands at Wallingford

The Wetlands and Inland Waters Commission is due to meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday at City Hall, Parisi Council Chambers, 45 South Main St. The agenda for the meeting had not been released on Sunday .

5. Cheshire Beautification Committee

The city’s beautification committee is scheduled to meet at 8 a.m. Wednesday in room 207/9 at city hall. New member Elizabeth Morin will be introduced. The committee will then review a proposed sign for 1430 Highland Avenue, currently an early learning center, and discuss the committee’s response to the native planting policy on city properties.

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