Drug Take Back Day is October 26

Posted on October 14, 2019 by admin


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Saturday, October 26th is National Drug Take Back Day. The Take Back Day is part of the DEA’s National Take Back Initiative to safely dispose of unwanted medications.

The Ridgefield Police Department accepts unwanted and unused drugs, however they do NOT accept needles, sharps or liquids.

Ridgefield Police Department

76 E. Ridge Rd, Ridgefield, CT 06877

Help prevent over-the-counter (cough medicine, pain relievers, etc.) and prescription drug abuse by dropping off any unwanted, expired, or unused

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New Taxes Effective October 1st!

Posted on September 25, 2019 by admin


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October 1, 2019, marks the onset of millions of dollars in new tax and fee increases on some of our most consumed goods and services. These taxes, along with those that went into effect throughout the summer, were included in the state budget passed this year and will undoubtedly have a negative impact on families, seniors, and businesses throughout our state.

In an effort to keep you informed, here are some of the tax increases going into effect next week:

Digital Goods – The current tax on digital

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Call for Special Session to Eliminate Grocery tax

Posted on September 19, 2019 by admin


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House and Senate Republicans are calling on Governor Lamont to bring the legislature into special session to fix a piece of legislation passed in the Democrat state budget that created new taxes on hundreds of grocery store foods, and also substantially increased taxes on prepared meals.

These new and increased taxes will negatively and disproportionately impact senior citizens and others on a fixed income, the underemployed and the middle class.

The House of Representatives needs 76 members to sign

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