Cheshire is a warm suburban town with a strong commitment to preservation, well planned commercial and industrial growth and fulfilling the needs of all families who reside there.
Cheshire is conveniently located close to Interstates 84 and 91 and 691. The major industrial and business centers of Waterbury, Hartford, Fairfield County and New Have are all an easy commute away.
Cheshire has homes of all sizes, designs and price ranges to fit everyone's needs. There is no shortage of settings; from rolling hills and spacious wooded lots to former farmlands. A wide range of styles are available including classic colonial homes and sleek contemporary designs, as well as functional apartments and attractive condominiums.
Citizens of all ages can enjoy a plethora of recreational opportunities supported by many local charitable organizations. There is an indoor community pool, various tennis courts and playgrounds, swimming ponds and summer camps available to residents of Cheshire.
Cheshire is also home to the Farmington Canal State Park Trail, a part of the East Coast Rails to Trails initiative. This popular trail runs along the Farmington Canal, a rail line that used to transport cargo across Connecticut in the 1800s.