Update: Transportation Legislation

Posted on January 31, 2020 by admin


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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


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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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Rep. Lavielle Discusses the Pitfalls of Governing by Subterfuge with Lisa Wexler

Posted on January 7, 2020 by admin


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On Monday, January 6, 2020, State Representative Gail Lavielle (R-Wilton), joined radio host Lisa Wexler to discuss an upcoming meeting in Westport where Governor Lamont is expected to discuss his CT2030 transportation plan, which will include a trucks-only toll component. The administration hoped to keep the meeting limited to toll proponents, but word ultimately got out to the public. Rep. Lavielle also discuss other issues related to

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