Posted on February 15, 2019 by jdooley
Your input is important to me as your State Representative. I have heard from many constituents on the issue of school regionalization.
There will be public hearings very soon on (2) two bills looking to change the makeup and take away control of our local school districts:
I am encouraging to you to submit testimony on the proposed bills; you can email…
Posted on February 12, 2019 by jdooley
WOLCOTT – On a wintery night last week at Wolcott Town Hall, State Sen. Rob Sampson (R-16) and State Rep. Gale Mastrofrancesco (R-80) met with constituents for their Town Hall Forum to hear about issues impacting Wolcott residents and the rest of Connecticut.
The Wolcott legislators, who together represent the town in the CT House of Representatives, sat and answered questions from interested constituents on the major state issues to be debated this session, the state budget, the forced regionalization…
Posted on February 7, 2019 by jdooley
A proposed Bill SB-454 would create a legislative commission to develop a plan to regionalize school districts based on population, in alignment with Connecticut’s Probate Court system. Under this law, the current system of approximately 150 school districts would be reduced to 54, merging both rural and urban communities, and would become effective by default even without action by the commission or approval of the legislature.