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First Selectman Kevin Moynihan said during Tuesday’s meeting of the Board of Finance that the next phase of the natural gas installation project, bringing it to the downtown, will start in April. ***

First Presbyterian Nursery School aced its most recent unannounced inspection by the New Canaan Health Department. It was conducted Dec. 11 and officials found no code violations at the Oenoke Ridge Road facility. ***

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New Canaan Public Schools has been ranked the No. 1 district in the state by Niche. ***

Officials said Tuesday during a meeting of a Planning & Zoning Commission committee said it would cost about $45,000 to scrape the gum off of New Canaan’s downtown sidewalks. “That is $45,000 that we do not have to scrape gum right now,” P&Z Secretary Jean Grzelecki said. ***

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Luis Lopez, beloved chef, is returning next week run the kitchen in one of New Canaan’s favorite restaurants. Stay tuned. ***

East-Saxe-New Canaan High School (class of ’93) alumnus Justin Elicker is running for mayor of New Haven. ***

The Board of Selectmen on Tuesday voted unanimously to hire John Cross as a school crossing guard in New Canaan. He’ll work the blinking light area at South Avenue and Gower Road, formerly manned by local favorite Terry Darden.

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New Canaan Police said Wednesday that the department has fielded just two calls related to youth parties in 2018, down from nine in 2017. During a regular meeting of the Police Commission, Chief Leon Krolikowski also shared data that family dispute calls declined year-over-year from 62 to 54, and narcotics violations calls declined from 66 to 48, while fraud calls increased from 53 to 94 and identity theft increased from 25 to 55. ***

The town on Jan. 10 issued a building permit for the widely anticipated fifth platform tennis court at Waveny. More than one-third of the estimated $100,000 cost is to be paid for by private contributions raised among users of the facility.