Referendum on Road Plan Expenditure to be held Monday, August 26, 2019

 News and Announcements  TOWN OF REDDING 

At a Special Town Meeting held Tuesday, August 13, 2019 it was voted to
set Monday, August 26, 2019 as the date for referendum on a three year road plan. The Board of Selectmen previously voted to remove the item from the call of the meeting and send to a machine vote.

The Legal Voters in the Town of Redding, CT, and those entitled to vote
therein, are hereby warned and notified to vote on a referendum
at Redding Elementary School,33 Lonetown Road, Redding, CT on Monday, August 26, 2019 from 6:00am-8:00pm on the following question:

“Shall the Town of Redding approve the expenditure of not more than $2,950,000 for a three year road reconstruction plan to be funded by short term borrowing pending long term financing, as recommended by the Board of Finance?

Dated at Redding, CT this 13th day of August, 2019.
Julia Pemberton, First Selectman
Margaret O’Donnell, Selectman
Michael Thompson, Selectman  

Redding loses one of its biggest treasures

Mr McQuade was truly one of Redding’s leading citizens and a huge treasure.

Henry “Bud” McQuade passed away on August 7. He was 103

He was found unresponsive about 9 am that morning.The ambulance was called and he was taken to Danbury Hospital where his nephew met the ambulance.  He passed about 10:30. at Danbury Hospital. More information to come.

Me McQuade was a well loved science teacher and head of the department at Joel Barlow High School.

He also planted a daffodil garden as a memorial to his late wife. The garden is a joy for all to behold.

Redding will miss you, Bud McQuade. Rest In Peace.