School Superintendent Retiring, Trail Grant Awarded, District Memorial Day Commemorations, Session Coming to a Close

Posted on May 26, 2023

This is an update from the Capitol and the 62nd Legislative District: bidding farewell to a retiring superintendent of schools, celebrating a trail grant, commemorating Memorial Day, and closing out the legislative session.

Memorial Day

Memorial Day weekend is the unofficial kick off to summer. More importantly, on Monday we honor the men and women who died while serving in the U.S. military. Here are commemorations taking place in the 62nd District:

Anderson Applauds New Hartford Trails Grant Allocation

Posted on May 16, 2023

New Hartford – The governor’s office recently announced release of about $9 million in grants to plan, design and build 50 recreational trails throughout the state. According to State Representative Mark Anderson, the Town of New Hartford will receive an allocation of $616,000 for the first phase of a multi-use trail project.

This grant, which was released in the May round of Connecticut Recreational Trails Program, was the largest of the 50 approved. The program is administered by the Connecticut

Students Visit Capitol, Upcoming Session Topics

Posted on May 12, 2023

I am writing to update you about my participation in National Day of Prayer, welcoming students from The Master’s School, and upcoming topics likely to be acted upon in the remaining days of session. I also stood in support of a concept to provide a break at the pumps. Locally, New Hartford Land Trust has been awarded a state grant.

The Master’s School Visit, National Day of Prayer

I enjoyed welcoming an engaged group of middle school students