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Reps. Bolinsky & Foncello Collecting Tattered U.S. Flags

Posted on May 30, 2024


NEWTOWN — To pay tribute to the Flag Day holiday, State Reps. Mitch Bolinsky (R-106) and Martin Foncello (R-107), in cooperation with Newtown VFW Post #308 and Scout Troop #270, are helping Newtown residents dispose of their worn American flags in a dignified and respectful way.

The U.S. Flag Code specifies that old American flags no longer in service must be properly disposed, and the lawmakers are offering this service free of charge, in conjunction with VFW Post #308.

On Saturday June 8th from

UPDATED: Metal Beam Guide Rail Upgrade Project on Route 25 and Service Road 860 in Newtown

Posted on May 24, 2024


The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is announcing that guide rail upgrade projects will be performed on Route 25 and Service Road 860 from the Monroe town line to Service Road 860 (Mile Hill Road) in Newtown. The project consists of upgrading existing guide rail systems to current standard systems on Route 25 North and South and Service Road 860 (Mile Hill Road) east and westbound in Newtown. The upgrades are scheduled to begin on Monday, June 10 and continue through Friday, June

2024 Major Public Acts Report

Posted on May 22, 2024


The nonpartisan Office of Legislative Research (OLR) has published its 2024 “Major Public Acts” report. This report gives a categorical breakdown of the major topics that the General Assembly addressed in the 2024 session. OLR produces this report in consultation with the nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis (OFA). The legislation included in the report has been broken out into 20 different categories including energy, environment, taxes, and transportation.

To review the report in its entirety,