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Rep. Devlin to Hold Public Listening Forum on Juvenile Crime

Posted on September 8, 2021


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Rep. Devlin to Hold Public Listening Forum on Juvenile Crime

Wants to Hear from Fairfield Residents, Find Meaningful Solutions

FAIRFIELD- With Fairfield, along with many towns across the state have been experiencing car thefts, valuables stolen from motor vehicles, and other acts committed mostly by juveniles. For many homeowners and property owners, these crimes are personal; their cars, garage, or home are being violated, and sometimes the crimes rise to more dangerous acts of violence. That is

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State Rep. Devlin, House Republicans Unveil Juvenile Justice Reforms

Posted on August 20, 2021


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HARTFORD — State Rep. Laura Devlin (R-134) her their colleagues last week in backing a list of specific policies they’ve identified to reform the state’s juvenile justice laws and seek accountability for the victims of Connecticut’s summer juvenile crime wave.

During a news conference on the North Steps of the Capitol in Hartford, House Republicans listed over a dozen specific statutory and policy changes they would make, centered around three core principles: prevention, accountability, and rehabilitation.

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State Rep. Laura Devlin: Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Posted on August 20, 2021


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As we reach the peak of the hurricane season and brace for Tropical Storm Henri, you may want to make note of the following preparedness tips from the state’s new Department of Emergency Services and Public Protection (DESPP):

Recommended Items to Include in a Basic Emergency Supply Kit:

  • One gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation
  • A three-day supply of non-perishable food
  • Battery-powered or hand crank radio and a NOAA Weather Radio with tone alert

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State Rep. Laura Devlin: New App for Recycling Questions

Posted on July 27, 2021


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The nonprofit RecycleCT is launching a new app (downloadable from the App Store and Google Play) that will allow users to type in an item to find out if it can be placed in the recycling bin or not. Often, entire truckloads of recycling may be rejected because they are mixed with non-recyclables, making it extremely difficult to sort at the facilities. This useful tool will help residents and municipalities determine what will be accepted, hence cutting down on waste. It will also save money towns

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State Senator Tony Hwang & Representative Laura Devlin Vote Against Further Extending Governor’s Emergency Powers

Posted on July 14, 2021


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HARTFORD – State Senator Tony Hwang (R-28) and State Representative Laura Devlin (R-134) today voted “no” on extending Governor Ned Lamont’s pandemic-related emergency powers that have lasted over 16 months. They released the following statements following their votes:

Representative Devlin said, “Today I voted against extending Gov. Lamont’s emergency powers because we are in a much different place than we were 15 months ago. People are traveling, businesses are open and kids are enjoying their

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State Rep. Laura Devlin: Major Public Acts 2021

Posted on July 9, 2021


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The Office of Legislative Research, the non-partisan office within the Connecticut General Assembly, puts together a number of reports regarding various topics that passed during the legislative session pertaining to the residents of Connecticut.

This office has recently released their 2021 Major Public Acts publication and I wanted to share this information with you. More specific reports are to follow, but this outlines many of the major bills that may affect you.

Just a few highlights from the

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Milling and Resurfacing Project, Route 130 in Fairfield and Bridgeport to Begin July 6

Posted on July 4, 2021


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The Connecticut Department of Transportation has announced that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 130 in Fairfield and Bridgeport.

The project consists of milling and resurfacing 1.93 miles of Route 130 in Fairfield and Bridgeport. This project is scheduled to occur Tuesday, July 6, 2021 through Friday, July 30, 2021. The milling segment of this project is anticipated to be performed on Tuesday, July 6, 2021 through Friday, July 16, 2021. The resurfacing segment of this

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Rep. Devlin & Operation Hope Host Successful Diaper Drive

Posted on June 28, 2021


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FAIRFIELD- State Representative Laura Devlin (R-134) in cooperation with Operation Hope hosted a month-long town Diaper Drive to help Fairfield neighbors in need of baby essentials.

On Saturday, the Diaper Drive culminated in a drop-off at Saugatuck Sweets with special guest First Selectwoman Brenda Kupchick where residents had another chance to donate.

“I want to thank everyone who helped and donated diapers for Fairfield families in-need. Your donation of diapers for babies and their mothers does

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State Rep. Laura Devlin: State Capitol Update – Special Session Edition…Legalization of Marijuana & the Budget Implementer

Posted on June 17, 2021


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Dear Friends and Neighbors,

I hope this finds you well. Each week I have been sending updates on what has happened at the state capitol. With the official 2021 legislative session ending on June 9, I am providing this last weekly update to share what happened in the Special Session that was called on June 16. 

I will resume weekly updates when the 2022 legislative session resumes in February. In the meantime, you can expect periodic

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Rep. Devlin: Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 25 in Trumbull

Posted on June 14, 2021


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Milling and Resurfacing Project on Route 25 in Trumbull

The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a milling and resurfacing project will be performed on Route 25 northbound and southbound in Trumbull.

The project consists of milling and resurfacing 0.37 miles of Route 25 in northbound and southbound in Trumbull. This project is scheduled to occur Sunday, June 27, 2021, through Friday, July 9, 2021. The milling segment of this project is anticipated to be performed on Sunday,

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