Monthly Archives: April 2016

Important Update: DAS to Announce Site Selection Monday??

Too early to be celebrating in the streets, but this may be what we’ve been hoping for task management app.–RB Melody Currey, the Commissioner of the Department of Administrative Services (DAS) said that DAS will be making an announcement about the site selection very soon, possibly as early as Monday. She is not permitted to say anything further at this… Read more »

A Compelling Letter and Last Chance to Write Your Own

All written opposition to the State Police Firearms Training Facility must be received by tomorrow May 1st. Please send your letters to the officials listed on our Say NO!: Contact Local Officials page I am sharing this clever and elegant letter because it summarizes the concerns of our quiet corner and will certainly add weight to the opposition. Please read. Dear… Read more »

A Letter and A Reminder To Send Yours By May 1st!

Please read this lovely letter and send your own gun range opposition letter to local officials. All written correspondence must be received by May 1st. To whom it may concern, Almost 14 years ago, I left a successful teaching career to accept the offer of a job that allowed me to work from home. Although teaching was an exciting and… Read more »

Hampton Selectmen Write a Letter to Oppose the Gun Range!

Hampton Says NO! Please read the following letter from the Hampton Board of Selectmen that was sent in recognition of our petition efforts. Also sending out a BIG THANK YOU to everyone who worked hard to make this happen! Onward! April 28, 2016 Dear Commissioner Currey, Commissioner Schriro, Mr. Beckham, Mr. Bolton and All Concerned, The Hampton Board of Selectmen,… Read more »

REMINDER: We’re on WECS 90.1 FM 2 pm Tuesday April 26th!

Turn on your radio and listen in! No Gun Range Hampton Committee member Roger Burten will be interviewed on WECS 90.1FM (Eastern CT State U online task manager.) on Tuesday April 26th at 2 pm! Way to go Roger! Also please tune in from 1-2 pm for John Murphey’s interview with people from unWillington.

Hartford Courant: A Letter to the Editor

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Gun Range Unwanted In Hampton We used everything we had to buy our dream home in the “Quiet Corner” of Hampton… With service-related PTSD, we need this little piece of heaven to come home to every day. -Barabra Reggio-Brown, Hampton I was in the military when I met my husband, we had a son and I spent the next 20… Read more »

A Letter From the Quiet Corner

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If we were forced to move, we would not be able to sell our houses at the current levels: property values will naturally plummet if this structure is located here. Who wants to buy a house in what sounds like a war zone?-Hampton Resident As a concerned citizen of Hampton and an active member of the newly-formed  “No Gun Range… Read more »