Belleville Fun Run and Bike Race – August 10

On August 10, 2019, in conjunction with the Belleville Community Picnic, there will be a fun run and bike race starting at Sugar River Park at 8:00 a.m.  The course map is attached.  Additional information can be obtained from Gary Ziegler at

Brooklyn Wildlife Trail Race on August 24, 2019

On August 24th the Arbor Rock Running club will be having a race from about 5 in the morning until about 1 in the afternoon.  Maps of the race route and the parking plan are attached – the congestion is expected to be in the area of Frenchtown Road.  Additional information is available from the race director, Stephen Streicker, at, or at the website

No Land Use Committee meeting in July

The Land Use Committee (LUC) meeting which would normally have been held on July 22 has been cancelled, as there are no applications pending.

Open Book and Board of Review update

We currently expect that Open Book will be held in late August, and Board of Review in September this year.  If you are awaiting notices, please be aware that they won’t be coming for a month or so, and do not worry that you may have missed them.  You are always welcome to e-mail the town at for further information.  If you believe that you may have an issue this year, it is best, as always, to start by talking with the town assessor, Bruce Gardiner.  You can reach him at or at 608-943-8009.