Town of Tolland Contacts
Legislation has been passed for the 2016 grand list that allows the assessor to reduce assessments due to the crumbling foundation outbreak. An application can be found here, as well as an engineers evaluation report which needs to be filed with the assessor by December 1 in order to process the application before the grand list is signed. Please contact the assessor with any questions.
A Homeowner Advocate has been appointed by the Department of Housing (DOH) in accordance with Public Act 17-2, Section 347. The Homeowner Advocate helps homeowners with questions pertaining to State or Federal assistance as well as coordinate efforts of the State to provide assistance to those with crumbling foundations.
February 7, 2018 - Extension of Federal Tax Relief for Crumbling Foundation Repairs Announced.
January 10, 2018 - Update on Crumbling Foundations and Casualty Loss Deduction.
December 21, 2017 - Update on Federal Tax Bill and Crumbling Foundations.
November 28, 2017 - CRCOG Crumbling Foundations Testing Reimbursement Program Now Open For Business.
September 20, 2017 - A letter to Governor Malloy in regards to the budget and crumbling concrete foundations from the Ad-Hoc Working Committee on Crumbling Foundations.
April 2017 - An article, written by Town Manager Steven Werbner, in the April 2017 edition of Connecticut Town & City, a publication of the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities (CCM).
February 28, 2017 - Press Release - Municipal Officials: Crumbling Foundations Need to be Addressed Today
February 22, 2017 - A Message From The Town Manager On Crumbling Foundations
January 5, 2017 - CRCOG’s Ad-Hoc Working Committee on Crumbling Foundations and the CRCOG Purchasing Council released its initial list of qualified vendors for Structural Engineering Services and Concrete Foundations Replacement Services.
December 30, 2016 - Final Report From The State Department of Consumer Protection and Attorney General's Office on Deteriorating Concrete in Residential Foundations.
December 12, 2016 - CRCOG Ad-Hoc Working Committee on Crumbling Foundations (quick information sheet & latest map of known locations).
November 21, 2016 - Response to Senators Proposal To Assist Residents with Crumbling Foundations.
November 14, 2016 - Federal Agency Says No to Field Office to Study Crumbling Foundations in Tolland and Other Area Towns.
November 8, 2016 - Town Council adopts Permit Waiver for Crumbling Foundations.
October 19, 2016 - Gov. Malloy Asks FEMA to Participate in State's Efforts to Assist Homeowners with Crumbling Foundations
August 11, 2016 - Application for Assessment Adjustment Due to Defective Concrete Foundation (Tolland Assessor Letter, Application and Engineering Evaluation Report)
June 21, 2016 - Letter sent to Governor Malloy on behalf of the Towns of Tolland, Mansfield, Coventry and Willington
May 11, 2016 - Concrete Informational Forum at E. O. Smith High School
April 2016 - Public Information Session on Crumbling Foundations