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State Rep. Bolinsky: July 1st New Laws

Posted on July 2, 2024 by jdooley


Several new laws will take effect July 1st that could have an impact on you, your business, or our community. I have highlighted some of them below.

A summary of some new laws include:


An Education Mandate Review Advisory Council will be created to advise and report to the General Assembly about the cost and implementation of existing education mandates on local and regional boards of education, as well as the impact

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

Posted on May 30, 2024 by jdooley


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 by jdooley


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