Kudos to Aquarion & Greenwich Land Trust

Posted on February 14, 2020 by admin


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Opinion by  State Representative Livvy Floren

Greenwich is a town with beautiful natural landscapes, and we take pride in keeping it that way. Recently, our local government and the Greenwich Land Trust (GLT) agreed to split the cost of acquiring a 72-acre parcel of land from Aquarion in the backcountry. Since the company has no use for the land, they are working with the town, GLT, and the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority (PURA) to turn the property over to the public for a reasonable price,

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Public Hearing on Tolls This Friday

Posted on January 30, 2020 by admin


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This Friday, January 31stis the Public Hearing in the Transportation Committee for the governor’s transportation plan, which includes a proposal for tolls on trucks.

Regardless of where you stand on the issue of tolls, this is your opportunity to make your voice heard, and I highly encourage you to do so. Your commitment and time given to providing testimony is greatly appreciated and much needed during this important legislative process.

See below for details:

Who: Transportation Committee

What:

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Rep. Floren Says There are Better Alternatives to Tolls

Posted on January 23, 2020 by admin


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“State Rep. Livvy Floren, R-149, opposes tolls. She said another $100 million could be re-allocated from existing state bonding authorizations for transportation projects in the next two years. ‘It can be done — we don’t have to raid any funds whatsoever,’ said Floren, the sole Republican representing Stamford in the state legislature. ‘I believe we just don’t need the tolls.'”

Click here to read the full article by Paul Schott in the Stamford Advocate.

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