Posted on August 13, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon
Posted on August 12, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon
The state’s Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) has scheduled a public hearing for Monday, August 24, beginning at 10:00 a.m. This hearing is in response to PURA’s recent approval of Eversource’s request to increase its delivery rate. Between work-from-home orders and hot summer weather, customer electric bills were bound to be higher than usual. Raising rates on top of all this was not the right thing to do.
The hearing will take place over Zoom. PURA officials will be questioning Eversource…
Posted on August 7, 2020 by Greg MacKinnon
I am providing you an update on the state’s storm response efforts, Tuesday’s primary election, and an update on the COVID-19 outbreak.
Earlier this week, we were all severely impacted by Tropical Storm Isaias. I know many of you are still without power and I have been working with local leaders in Bethlehem, Litchfield, Morris, Warren and Woodbury to communicate power outage issues with Eversource. Despite the delays in dispatching crews to our area, I am thankful for the men…
Posted on July 13, 2020 by hbrooks
Connecticut State Dept. of Education Holds Roundtable Regarding School Reopening
Last week, the Connecticut State Dept. of Education (CSDE) hosted a roundtable discussion regarding K-12 school reopenings in the fall. The department’s leadership team answered a host of questions from parents and educators about safety protocols, contingency plans for moving to remote learning in case of a COVID-19 surge, and more.
Travel Advisory Status
Earlier this month,…
Posted on June 25, 2020 by hbrooks
Limited Resumption of DMV Services
Governor Lamont has announced limited DMV in-person reopening beginning this week. Services are available in-person, by appointment only.
All DMV in-person services now require an appointment. To schedule an appointment, click here.
Select services are also accessible online.
Drop-off services are available for select services (limited hours) at the DMV’s…