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Durham Lawmakers Announce Approval of State Funding for Durham Public Library Renovations

Posted on December 22, 2021

DURHAM – The Durham state legislative delegation today announced the approval of a state grant to support renovations to the Durham Public Library.

State Senator Paul Cicarella (R-34), House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora (R-84), Senator Christine Cohen (D-12), and Representative John-Michael Parker (D-101) thanked the State Bond Commission for approving the allocation of $147,000 to support library improvements.

“The Durham Library is a fixture of our community and this funding enables it to

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Candelora, House Republicans Hold News Conference on Gov’s Vaccine Passport Plan

Posted on December 17, 2021

HARTFORD–House Republicans, led by Rep. Vincent Candelora, held a news conference today about Gov. Lamont’s plan to have state government facilitate a vaccine passport program in Connecticut while also urging legislative Democrats to hold the governor accountable by demanding more information about his initiatives.


Candelora Applauds Bond Fund Request for Community Center Roof Replacement in North Branford

Posted on December 15, 2021

HARTFORD — House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora on Wednesday applauded news that this month’s State Bond Commission agenda includes a $1.6 million funding request to replace the roof of the Stanley T. Williams Community Center in North Branford.

“This building is the very definition of an essential community hub, serving as home to the Board of Education’s central offices, our Family Resource Center, and the Recreation and Senior Center departments,” said Candelora, adding that the building

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