Vail Applauds Expected Bond Commission Allocation for Woodstock Volunteer Fire

Posted on June 6, 2024


HARTFORD – The State Bond Commission is expected to meet on Friday morning to act on several agenda items, including a significant line-item for the Town of Woodstock. Pending the final action of the commission, the town can expect $225,000 for the replacement of the Woodstock Volunteer Fire Department’s exhaust system. According to State Rep. Kurt Vail (R-52), this is a welcomed investment toward improving community public safety.

“This is an important upgrade for firefighters in Woodstock. I applaud

2024 Major Public Acts Report

Posted on May 21, 2024


The nonpartisan Office of Legislative Research (OLR) has published its 2024 “Major Public Acts” report. This report gives a categorical breakdown of the major topics that the General Assembly addressed in the 2024 session. OLR produces this report in consultation with the nonpartisan Office of Fiscal Analysis (OFA). The legislation included in the report has been broken out into 20 different categories including energy, environment, taxes, and transportation.

To review the report in its entirety,

Somers H.S. Lady Spartans Basketball State Champions Visit Capitol

Posted on May 8, 2024


HARTFORD – The Somers High School Lady Spartans basketball team earned the Class “S” State Championship title. On Wednesday, State Representative Kurt Vail welcomed the team to the State Capitol.

“Congratulations to the Somers High School women’s basketball team on a great season! The Lady Spartans won the Class S State Championship by a final score of 56-43, defeating Thomaston. It was their first title since 1977! I had the honor of welcoming the team to the House of Representatives during their