Chili for Charity!

Posted on February 6, 2023

Swapping legislative meetings in Hartford for light-hearted conversation and a chance to taste local, homemade chili was an easy, and delicious, decision for State Rep. Tracy Marra who served as a guest judge for the inaugural “Men’s Chili Cook-Off” hosted by the First Congregational Church in Darien.

The promotional flyers asked contestants and spectators to “bring your appetites and scorecards as the gentlemen of FCC bring their tastiest recipes for the all-family Sunday Supper” and the results

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Rep. Marra, Norwalk Delegation Hold Town Hall Forum

Posted on February 2, 2023

State Rep. Tracy Marra and her colleagues from the Norwalk Legislative Delegation hosted a town hall forum for constituents and concerned citizens at Norwalk City Hall Wednesday night. The legislators discussed myriad topics with the roughly 70 attendees, including the Norwalk Transit District, rent prices and potential controls, traffic safety and pedestrian rights of way, the state budget, taxes, and more.

Following the forum, Rep. Marra spent more than a half-hour following up with several of

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Public Hearing on SB122 Monday morning; HB5108 coming up

Posted on January 27, 2023

These public hearings pop up fast!

There is an Environment Committee public hearing on Monday for SB122 – An Act Concerning the Replanting of Trees in Public Areas Cleared by Utility Companies.

This bill will require certain Energy companies (Eversource, UI, etc.) to establish a fund to cover the cost to replant trees removed by the company. This is a big issue in our community right now, and anyone who drives down Littlebrook Road or along the Metro North Line can see a huge amount of tree loss.

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