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Latest Update from Tropical Storm Isaias

Posted on August 6, 2020 by agallagher


Dear Friends and Neighbors,

My office has been in contact with both United Illuminating and Eversource – regarding the state-wide outages after Isaias.  Below are updates provided by both companies.

United Illuminating (UI) is assessing the damage with prioritization on debris removal, municipal priority locations (each town has 10 priority locations), and larger outages. Each town will have two dedicated crews to working to secure hazards by clearing the debris, fallen trees, and downed wires.


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Tax Deadlines Approaching

Posted on June 30, 2020 by admin


On Tuesday, April 14, 2020, in order to align with federal changes, the Department of Revenue Services (DRS) extended filing and payment deadlines for certain state tax returns. The impacted Connecticut returns and the associated filing dates and payment deadlines are set forth in the table and link below.

**It is unclear if these deadlines will be extended again**

Please consult the table to make sure you don’t miss an important deadline.

More information is available on the DRS website:

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Single-Use Plastic Bag Fee Returns July 1

Posted on June 29, 2020 by admin


With Covid-19 infection rates slowing and businesses reopening, please be advised that the Department of Public Health has determined that re-usable grocery bags “do not serve as a significant source of infection for COVID-19” and the state will re-impose the plastic bag tax, effective July 1, 2020.

The full release from the Department of Revenue Services, Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, and Department of Public Health follows:

Single-Use Plastic Bag Fee Suspension Set to Expire

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