Rep. Lavielle Honored for Protecting Local School District Autonomy by CT Council of Small Towns

Posted on February 19, 2020 by admin


HARTFORD – State Representative Gail Lavielle (R-Wilton), Ranking Member of the legislature’s Appropriations Committee, was honored by the Connecticut Council of Small Towns (COST) with its Town Crier Award, which recognizes lawmakers and municipal officials who have taken a leadership role in advocating for public policies that benefit Connecticut’s small towns.

Matt Knickerbocker, First Selectman of Bethel and Secretary of COST, presented the award. The presentation of the award took place this

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Update: Transportation Legislation

Posted on January 31, 2020 by admin


I would like to give you an update about an important discussion taking place this week in Hartford. Tomorrow, January 31, the Transportation Committee will be holding a public hearing on a bill, newly drafted by majority legislators, that includes a provision for tolls on trucks. The bill, now labeled Working Draft LCO #373, is a linchpin of Governor Lamont’s transportation plan.

The hearing will offer legislators and members of the public a chance to learn more about the proposed legislation before

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Rep. Lavielle, O’Dea Invite Area Residents for Coffee & Conversation – February 3

Posted on January 27, 2020 by admin


State Representative Tom O’Dea and I invite you to join us for a conversation about the upcoming legislative session over a cup of coffee next Monday, February 3rd, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. in the Brubeck Room at Wilton Library.

Brubeck Room – Wilton Library

137 Old Ridgefield Road, Wilton

Monday, February 3rd, 8:00 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.

The 2020 legislative session begins next Wednesday, February 5th and will last for just over three months. While these short sessions are intended to make adjustments

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