Posted on June 4, 2019 by admin
HARTFORD – State Representative Livvy Floren (R-149) and fellow House Republicans celebrated the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th amendment, which gave women the right to vote in the United States.
“This is a day of celebration and reflection as we mark 100 years of women suffrage,” said Rep. Floren, a founding member of the Bipartisan Women’s Caucus. “The number of women in public office has grown year-after-year, and that is because of the courage and determination of earlier generations…
Posted on May 29, 2019 by admin
As the mother of four children and the grandmother of nine, I know what it takes to rear kids, and I clearly remember the time and energy they require. I’ve also cared for aging loved ones, and have experienced the emotional and physical toll it takes. For those working a fulltime job while trying to balance the responsibilities of parenthood, taking care of an ailing family member, or both, the stress can be overwhelming. I know many can relate, and I’m sure everyone has asked themselves: How can…
Posted on May 8, 2019 by admin
CT State Rep. Livvy Floren (R-Greenwich, Stamford) joined a bipartisan group of legislators at the Capitol on Wednesday, May 8 for Water Safety Awareness Day. Rep. Floren spoke about the importance of water safety education as well as the incredible work of the ZAC Foundation, which was created in memory of a young Greenwich boy, Zachary Cohn, who tragically lost his life in a pool accident. His family now runs the foundation and has successfully educated children…
Posted on May 1, 2019 by admin
HARTFORD – State Representatives Livvy Floren (R-149) and Fred Camillo (R-151) will host an informational tolls forum in the Greenwich Town Hall Meeting Room on Monday, May 13th, 2019 beginning at 7:00 p.m. Presenting at the forum will be Transportation Committee Ranking Members State Representative Laura Devlin (R-134) and State Senator Henri Martin (R-31).
“My motto has always been ‘needs before nice-to-haves.’ Modernizing our transportation infrastructure is a need. Tolls are neither,” Rep. Floren…
Posted on April 26, 2019 by admin
Who: Hosts – State Reps. Livvy Floren (R-149), Fred Camillo (R-151)
Presenters – Transportation Ranking Members State Rep. Laura Devlin (R-134), State Sen. Henri Martin (R31)
What: Informational Tolls Forum
Where: Greenwich Town Hall (Meeting Room), 101 Field Point Road
When: Monday, May 13th, 2019 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Description: The Ranking Members will give a presentation on the various toll proposals of 2019, which were approved by the committee and may be called for a vote by the full…
Posted on April 17, 2019 by admin
Rep. Floren attended Autism Day at the Capitol on Wednesday, April 17 where she met with several members of Autism Speaks, as well as Greenwich residents Lynn and Karl Arezzini. The General Assembly has passed several bills over the years aimed at improving the quality of life for individuals living with intellectual and development disorders in areas relating to housing, education, healthcare, and employment opportunities. Thousands of residents across the state live with Autism, and Rep. Floren…
Posted on April 5, 2019 by admin
Please see below for a message the CT Department of Transportation.
The Connecticut Department of Transportation (Department) will conduct a Public Open House for the proposed Stamford Transportation Center (STC) parking garage project on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, from 4 pm to 8 pm at the Stamford Transportation Center, Lower Level Meeting Room (near CTTransit), 30 South State Street, Stamford, CT.
The open house format will allow commuters, station patrons, and other interested parties to learn…
Posted on April 4, 2019 by admin
Reps. Livvy Floren , Fred Camillo and Paul Chiappetta, Vice President of the Mianus Chapter of Trout Unlimited, dropped over 600 Brook, Brown and Rainbow trout into the Mianus River two weeks ahead of fishing season Opening Day, April 13, 2019. Unless otherwise noted, lakes and ponds are open for fishing year round, while rivers and streams are open from the second Saturday in April until the end of February.
Posted on March 27, 2019 by admin
The Stamford, Greenwich, New Canaan and Wilton legislative delegations recently met with Stamford Health President and CEO, Kathy Silard, and her executive staff to discuss the extensive patient-centered programs offered at the hospital. There was also a discussion of proposals being considered in the General Assembly that would impact the independent, not-for-profit health system.
Posted on March 20, 2019 by admin
Today, we celebrated Connecticut’s Heroine and an iconic American educator, Prudence Crandall. Prudence broke barriers by accepting young African American women into her school because she believed everyone had the right to a quality education. My late colleague and dear friend, State Rep. Betty Boukus, played a key role in securing funding for the statue commemorating Prudence, which can be found in the South Lobby of the State Capitol.