DOB: News Bulletin 2156 - June 17, 2005

The Department of Banking News Bulletin

 Bulletin # 2156
Week Ending June 17, 2005

This bulletin constitutes the only official notification you will receive from this office concerning any of the following applications. Any observations you may have are solicited. Any comments should be in writing to John P. Burke, Banking Commissioner, at the Connecticut Department of Banking, 260 Constitution Plaza, Hartford, CT 06103-1800 or via E-mail to Written comments will be considered only if they are received within ten days from the date of this bulletin.

State Bank Activity

Section 36a-145 of the Connecticut General Statutes requires that each application for a branch, or for a limited branch at which loans will be made, be accompanied by a plan detailing how adequate services to meet the banking needs of all community residents will be provided. Plans are submitted when such applications are filed and are available for public inspection and comment at this Department for a period of 30 days. Questions concerning branch activity should be directed to the Financial Institutions Division, (860) 240-8180.

Date Bank Location Activity
The Simsbury Bank
   & Trust Company
The Shoppes at Gillette Ridge
864 Cottage Grove Road
Bloomfield, CT  06019

Check Cashing Service License Activity

On June 9, 2005, pursuant to Section 36a-581 of the Connecticut General Statutes, City Check Cashing, Inc. received approval to operate check cashing service general facilities at 1217 Burnside Avenue, East Hartford, Connecticut and 440 Main Street, East Hartford, Connecticut.

Dated: Tuesday, June 21, 2005

John P. Burke