Another Gas Tax?

Posted on April 30, 2021


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Earlier this year, Governor Lamont committed our state to the regional Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI). This initiative, although well-intended, would actually create an additional gas tax to be paid by Connecticut residents and businesses. Not only would TCI increase fuel costs for commuters, but it would also drive up prices for consumer goods. This regressive tax would, in fact, affect our low-income communities, which ironically is the same demographic this bill is intended to help.

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PURA Rules Eversource Response was Insufficient

Posted on April 30, 2021


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Yesterday, the state’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) ruled that Eversource committed serious violations in its response to, and lack of preparedness for, Tropical Storm Isaias. Poor communication with customers and other stakeholders was also a major issue as residents throughout New Canaan and Wilton awaited updates from their power company.

The storm left nearly one million Connecticut residents and businesses without power for several days last August amid the global pandemic and

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National Drug Take Back Day: Saturday, April 24, 2021

Posted on April 23, 2021


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National Drug Take Back Day is tomorrow from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. If you have unused prescription medications you may bring them to the following locations for safe disposal:
– New Canaan Police Department, 174 South Avenue (medication drop box located in the police lobby 24/7)
– Wilton Police Department, 240 Danbury Road (medication drop box located in the police lobby 24/7)