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STOP the Proposed BAN on Gas-Powered Vehicles

Posted on November 16, 2023

Today, I joined House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora and my colleagues to urge the governor and majority-party Democrats to “pump the brakes” on their plan to align CT law with policies decided thousands of miles away in California.
Under the guise of cleaner air, their latest plan will BAN the sale of new gas powered cars and trucks in Connecticut by 2035. Democrats want to strip your ability to choose and force us to abide by laws created and passed on the other side of the country.

CTDOT Launches Microtransit Pilot Program

Posted on November 14, 2023


In a press release, the Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) announced it is awarding funding to nine transit districts and municipalities to develop and pilot an on-demand microtransit service.

Microtransit service is an accessible, on-demand mode of transportation that uses a smartphone app or phone number to request and schedule a ride within designated service areas.

The Program was authorized by Public Act 22-40, and the following municipalities and transit service providers were

Rep. Klarides-Ditria Addresses Safety Concerns of Visiting Nurses

Posted on November 1, 2023


Following the horrific murder of a Visiting Nurse in Willimantic only days earlier, Rep. Klarides-Ditria joined her legislative colleagues, healthcare providers and concerned stakeholders for a press conference calling attention to the dangers Visiting Nurses and other healthcare workers face when treating patients outside the clinical or hospital setting.

While many pointed to specific dangers related to specific treatment settings and tried to frame the narrative as a public health problem, Rep.