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Update on Bridge Construction on Route 109 over Wigwam Reservoir in Morris

Posted on November 17, 2019 by hbrooks


MORRIS – The Connecticut Department of Transportation has announced that the current road closure and detour in Morris at Bridge Number 01309, which carries Route 109 over the Wigwam Reservoir, will continue through December 15, 2019.

The project consists of repairs to the existing box culvert at East Morris Brook and replacement of the bridge that carries Route 109 over the Wigwam reservoir. The project also involves roadway reconstruction, including excavation and paving in the area of the culvert

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Take my One-Question Survey on Gov. Lamont’s Latest Tolls Proposal!

Posted on November 15, 2019 by hbrooks


I want to hear from you!

Please consider taking my one-question survey about the transportation plan released by Governor Lamont last week. If the plan passes, 14 “temporary” tolls will be put up all across the state, including one at the Waterbury Mixmaster on I-84.

The governor claims that the tolls will be taken down in 30+ plus years, when his $21.1 billion transportation package is paid off. My position on the subject remains the same: I am against any and all tolls, but let me know your thoughts

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Reps. Wilson and Polletta to Host ‘Open for Business?’ Forum in Woodbury

Posted on November 11, 2019 by hbrooks


WOODBURY – On Wednesday, November 20, State Reps. Joe Polletta (R-68), David Wilson (R-66) will be hosting an informational forum regarding new taxes, fees, and policies that impact Connecticut businesses and residents. The legislators will cover such topics as the recent minimum wage hike, the state’s new family leave program, and changes to the pass-through business entity tax.

Many of these policies, which were enacted in the Democrats’ state budget, place new mandates on businesses to collect

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