Glossary & Help Page
To learn about the Town of Enfield, Connecticut, select About Enfield on the left-side navigation, or see our Citizen's Guide.
To learn about our efforts to make this web site accessible to people with disabilities, Accessibility information is available from link in the footer on most pages.
Agendas & Minutes
Meeting agendas and minutes are posted to the web site for the Town Council and a number of boards and commissions. You can find Agendas & Minutes under the General Goverment heading, Boards, Agencies & Commissions then Agendas and Minutes. These and other upcoming web postings can be automatically e-mailed to you if you provide your e-mail address under Online Community, Email Subscriptions, also found on the top navigation bar.
Located on the home page, Alerts are timely notices of general interest. Urgent or time-sensitive notices are also posted here. Select any notice for more details.
Areas of Common Interest
Information and services offered to different site visitors are grouped together to provide the quickest and easiest access to what you need. If you are unable to find something you need, e-mail the webmaster.
Residents - Information about the library, schools and other Town services can be found here.
Business - Connect to the Town's Economic Development and Planning pages, Bids/RFPs, and other business-related information.
Community - The Community page has answers to many "How To" questions, links to local activities and travel information, and items of interest to groups of people such as seniors, parents, teens, or children.
Public Interest - Links to homeland security, public health, state and federal government agencies, and other information.
Town Meeting and Event calendars can be found by selecting Calendars under the General Government heading on the top navigation bar. It's a quick way to find details regarding meetings and events including times, locations, and agendas where available. Calendar items can be automatically e-mailed to you if you provide your e-mail address under Online Community, Email Subscriptions, also found on the top navigation bar.
In an effort to bring government information and services closer to people and business, the Contact Us page lists Town Council contact information as well as e-mail addresses and telephone numbers for Town administration. Contact Us can be accessed from the top navigation bar.
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Town department information pages can be accessed from the top navigation bar.
The web site legal disclaimer includes the policy and procedure for use of the Town Seal and can be accessed from the page footer below.
The Employment page is maintained by the Town Human Resources Department, lists current and closed job openings, and includes on-line and printable job applications.
Town Events are posted to the web site. Current Events display on the home page. Additional events are available on the Events page which can be accessed from the home page. These and other upcoming web postings can be automatically e-mailed to you if you provide your e-mail address under Online Community, Email Subscriptions, also found on the top navigation bar.
From Absentee Ballot to Youth Coaching applications, the Forms page includes a number of useful forms and applications and can be accessed from the top navigation bar under Online Services.
The Government page includes links to governing bodies, municipal services, the Town Charter and related information.
To automatically receive a range of web site postings via e-mail, visit the Mail list page under Online Community, Email Subscriptions, found on the top navigation bar.
Navigating the Web Site
Not sure where to find something on the web site? All lists are alphabetical. Most pages can be found under the menus of the top navigation bar.
Top Navigation Bar- The area in blue with links to the main service areas of the web site.
Center Navigation- Each item in a list is a link to more information about the topic.
The Footer- Links in the page footer provide access to the site map, quick printing, the site disclaimer, privacy and accessibility policies, as well as this page.
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