Stafford is a neighborhood in Tolland Location, Connecticut, USA, exercised in 1719. The people was 12,192 at the 2010 demographics. The neighborhood contains the midtown area of Stafford Springs as well as likewise the a lot more rural villages of Crystal Lake, Ellithorpe, Hydeville, Orcuttsville, Staffordville, Stafford Hollow, Town Hillside, as well as also West Stafford. The town probably acquires its name from Staffordshire, in England.
The Colonial Town of Stafford, Conn. began as a rural farming community in the eastern part of Hartford County. It entered into Tolland Area upon the latter’s development on 13 October 1785. The easy routine of water power from the tributaries of the Willimantic River resulted in industrialization, as well as likewise this abundance of power helped create neighborhood population growth. By the mid-19th century, Stafford was attached by train to markets throughout New England, as well as prior to the State Highway tasks of the 1920s in addition to 1930s, the neighborhood had a trolley connection to Rockville, CT.
Throughout the Civil Battle, making centers in Stafford made cannonballs as well as different other fight materials for the north stress.
The community has a number of tennis courts, ball fields, football locations, as well as also various parks. Furthermore, there are personal searching along with fishing clubs, along with recreation swimming as well as also tennis clubs. Throughout the spring along with summertime period there is an energetic Little Company program, youths softball, grown-up softball for males and females, and also a summer season home entertainment program offering swimming lessons as well as additionally martial arts instructions for children. There are programs for youths football, basketball, football and hockey.
The Stafford Motor Speedway reels in tens of countless customers each year as well as belongs of springtime and also summertime season. There is a small public shoreline on Staffordville Lake which is a summertime destination for lots of homeowners. Stafford furthermore has (minimal) access to Sandy Coast on Crystal Lake in Ellington. Strategies are being developed to supply treking and multi-use tracks within Stafford. There are two b and b along with a few campgrounds (Sunlight Valley, Roaring Creek in addition to Mineral Springs) that give accommodations for site visitors.
Stafford CT is managed by a three-member Board of Selectmen, elected by people in odd-numbered years for two-year terms. The Neighborhood has no charter yet is regulated under the standard regulations of the State of Connecticut, as well as under laws information to the Area which have really been embraced by preferred vote at town seminars.
Stafford is served by the Connecticut State Police via the Person State Trooper program. The town has both CSP Uniformed cannon fodders, along with Stafford uniformed policemans.  The barracks of Military C of the State Police lie close by, just off Interstate Highway 84 in Tolland. Full time and part-time constables additionally serve with resident troopers.
2 volunteer fire departments cover Stafford with purposefully positioned firehouses (West Stafford Fire, Stafford Fire # 1). The Stafford Fire Department has 2 places, one in the Staffordville area (Terminal 145) in addition to the second in the Stafford Springs Area (Terminal 245). The Town likewise has a volunteer rescue company which supplies the location.
The Stafford Town library constantly utilizes public service programs and likewise one-of-a-kind occasions for the neighborhood.
A modern-day sewer system plant, produced in 1972, serves regarding a 3rd of the Town; the commercial as well as industrial parks of the Town lie mostly in the Remedy District. Curbside pick-up of cosmopolitan refuse as well as also recyclable items is used within the Stafford Springs Solution Area.
In the Connecticut General Assembly, Stafford is represented by State Associate Kurt Vail along with State Senator Dan Sparkling Wine.