Town News

Town of Thompson Approved Budget FY 2020-2021

To review the FY 2020-2021 approved Budget, please click... more ››


COVID-19 Property Tax Relief Program for the Town of Thompson

On April 14, 2020 the Town of Thompson adopted a Tax Deferment Program for all Thompson Taxpayers. Executive Order 7S issued by Governor... more ››

*Important* Thompson COVID Impact Survey

The town would like to hear from the community on how COVID has impacted you. So we created this survey, which will be used to gather... more ››

Town Hall Reopening Strategy

Thompson Town Hall offices are now open by appointment (*with exception that appointments are not required for the Tax Office or the... more ››

Winner of the CT Trails Day Songwriting Competition

Thank you to our great songwriting contestants who submitted original songs and videos, and to everyone who voted for their favorite video ... more ››

CT Chamber of Commerce News Letter and Resources

The Connecticut Chamber of Commerce has released a news letter with some great information and resources for small businesses and reopening... more ››

First Thompson Social Media Intern

Town Seeks New Social Media Intern for Fiscal Year 2021

The Town of Thompson's First Social Media Intern, Jonathan Bickelhaupt, Heads off to Emerson College in the Fall

The Social Media Intern is responsible for assisting with the planning and execution of Thompson's social media strategy. The job entails ... more ››

Wayfinding Public Presentation

Wayfinding Public Presentation

Tonight’s virtual signage and wayfinding workshop is a great opportunity to share your thoughts on the Signage and Wayfinding Project in... more ››

Prudence Crandall's Legacy by Don Williams Recording

     UPDATE: Don Williams's presentation on the Legacy of Prudence Crandall via zoom on June 14th was very well received by his audience. ... more ››

Wayfinding Public Presentation on 6/23

Wayfinding Public Presentation on 6/23

Join us on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 6:00 PM for a virtual community workshop to learn more about signage and wayfinding in Thompson, CT... more ››

Results from the second drop-off date for “Nips for Holiday Cheer” 11 June 2020, Thompson

The Thompson Economic Development Commission and Thompson Together are pleased to share the results of the second month of collections for... more ››

Upcoming Wayfinding Public Presentation on 6/23

Upcoming Wayfinding Public Presentation on 6/23

Join us on Tuesday, June 23, 2020 at 6:00 PM for a virtual community workshop. The workshop will provide information about future plans for... more ››

Virtual CT Trails Day and The Great East Thompson Train Wreck  Songwriting Competition

Welcome to Virtual CT Trails Day and The Great East Thompson Train Wreck  Songwriting Competition!  The Thompson stretch of the Air Line... more ››

Thompson Garden by the River

Thompson Garden By the River Update

Volunteers planted vegetable starts donated by Blackmer Farms on Sunday 24 May at the Thompson Garden By the River, located at 65 Main... more ››

The Great East Thompson Train Wreck Songwriting Competition goes “live” 6 June

A special event for a “Virtual” CT Trails DaySponsored by the Thompson Trails Committee and Thompson Historical Society

Prudence Crandell

Prudence Crandall's Legacy by Donald E. Williams

    Join us on June 14th via Zoom at 4 p.m. for a discussion of Connecticut’s state heroine, and her role in the antislavery and American... more ››

Dog License Renewal Information

As many of you are aware, all dog licenses for the 2019-20 year expire on June 30, 2020.  In order to continue to maintain social... more ››

Second Drop Off for "Nips for Holiday Cheer"

The second drop-off date for collected nip bottles has been scheduled for Saturday 6 June.

Thompson Memorial Day Report

Thompson, CT-On Memorial Day the Town of Thompson honored their fallen heroes with the traditional parade with a twist. The parade of cars... more ››