Posted on February 26, 2020 by hbrooks
On Monday, I submitted testimony to the Transportation Committee on three legislative concepts I proposed this year. I have pushed these common-sense measures for the last five years because I view them to be vitally important to ensuring the safety of our roadways for all users. They have also had the long-term support of many dedicated constituents, as well as numerous vehicle safety organizations, including AAA, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD), and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration…
Posted on February 14, 2020 by hbrooks
Eversource is currently conducting aerial inspections of high-voltage electrical equipment on rights of way throughout Connecticut, including in Newtown.
This semiannual inspection enables Eversource to continue providing reliable electric service to our area. The work involves the use of a helicopter equipped with heat-sensing, infrared scanning technology which can detect potential equipment issues before they occur.
The aerial inspections start today and continue through February 28th. Weather…
Posted on January 29, 2020 by hbrooks
If you oppose tolls, NOW is the time to make your voice heard loud and clear.
On Friday January 31, 2020, at 1:00 pm in Hartford, CT Democrats are rushing to hold a public hearing on their latest tolls proposal before forcing a vote early next week. You can read more about the bill by clicking here.
Your voice matters. Please testify. You can do so in-person by coming to Hartford on Friday to testify OR, if your schedule does not allow, you may submit your testimony online. Even if you’re going to…