Town of Mansfield

Editorial: Mansfield Town Council elects to facilitate student voter registration

Editorial: Mansfield Town Council elects to facilitate student voter registration

Various developments impede voter registration for UConn students and Mansfield registrar staff alike. Although Mansfield’s Registrar of Voters hired 14 Election Day poll workers—10 more than the Secretary of State’s office recommended —demand nevertheless proved more overwhelming than anticipated.

Town Council discusses midterm election issues, plans for 2020 election management

Town Council discusses midterm election issues, plans for 2020 election management

The Mansfield Registrar of Voters plans to streamline the voting process and reduce congestion for 2020’s presidential election, as increasing numbers of student voters puts a strain on Mansfield’s current voting system and staff, Democratic Registrar Caroline Redding said at the Mansfield Town Council meeting Monday. 

Storrs Center parking app proposal gets mixed reaction from council

Storrs Center parking app proposal gets mixed reaction from council

A proposed pay-by-cell phone option to alleviate Storrs Center parking issues was met with lukewarm reception from the Mansfield Town Council Monday night, as council members expressed concerns that the new system will be too complex and burdensome for Storrs Center visitors to use.  

Editorial: UConn is an asset to Mansfield

Editorial: UConn is an asset to Mansfield

Living near a big sports school like UConn comes with perks. The state-wide excitement over UConn sports revolves around the Storrs campus so nearby non-student residents, especially UConn fans, have a unique experience during college basketball season.