The Plainville probate court, a part of Region 19 court since 2011, will soon move from Bristol to Farmington to join the Farmington-Burlington court.
The change will take place in January. Plainville Town Manager Robert Lee told the town council the move reflects the council’s wish to join the Farmington-based district, which was deemed a more convenient location than Bristol.
The court will be located at Farmington Town Hall, 1 Monteith Drive in Farmington.
Town council members said information about the pending change will be posted on the municipal website. Town council chair Kathy Pugliese said the switch to Farmington “is a good change for...