Rep. Hoxha Joins Bristol Delegation in Applauding $6.8M Grant for Route 72 Upgrades

Posted on March 16, 2023

BRISTOL – Route 72 in Bristol will receive some much-needed safety upgrades and other enhancements thanks to a grant provided by the Community Investment Fund 2030 (CIF) Board’s approval of $6.8 million in funding.

The grant will be used toward the city’s Route 72 Corridor Improvement Plan which is focused on pedestrian safety enhancements, traffic calming and streetscape improvements along Riverside Avenue and Park Street.

According to their website, the CIF will provide a total of up to $875 million

Lawmakers to Host Coffee Hour in Terryville

Posted on March 15, 2023

BRISTOL – State Representative Joe Hoxha (R-78) and Sen. Henri Martin (R-31) would like to invite residents to join them for their monthly legislative coffee hour this Friday at the Eagle’s Nest in Terryville.

WHEN: March 17
TIME: 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
WHERE: Eagle’s Nest Restaurant, 163 Main St., Terryville

The lawmakers host these events to provide their constituency with an opportunity to speak with them about legislation, answer any questions they may have about state government, or discuss

Rep. Hoxha Participates in Read Across America

Posted on March 9, 2023

TERRYVILLE – Rep. Joe Hoxha, R-78th, recently attended Fisher Elementary School for Read Across America Week, which is an opportunity to promote literacy and reading within local schools.

Rep. Hoxha read “Horton Hears a Who!” by Dr. Seuss to a fourth-grade class and engaged in questions with the class during the reading.  

The National Education Association launched Read Across America in 1998 as a year-round program to celebrate reading.

Dr. Seuss’ birthday was March 2 and was declared Read Across