What does the Town Clerk do?
Town Clerk Claudia Weber (203-594-3070) is also the Registrar of Vital Statistics. Her office is responsible for maintaining numerous records and documents including marriage licenses, birth records, death records, burial and disinterment permits, and cremation certificates. She handles the filing of liquor permits, trade names, notary public records, dog licenses, peddler licenses, and accepts the official filings for all minutes and agendas for the town boards and commissions. Her office also records land records including deeds and survey maps. As a chief election officer, the town clerk also helps to administer elections through the absentee ballot process and is the official record keeper for all town elections and referenda.
Additionally, she is the “keeper of the seal” of the town and certifies various documents, maintains archives and works on special projects.