Rep. McGorty, Perillo: New “Meals Tax” Will Put 7.35% New Tax on Long List of Grocery Items Never Taxed Before, According to DRS

Posted on September 13, 2019 by admin


HARTFORD – Reps. Perillo and McGorty issued the following statements in regards to newly released details on the “meals tax” included in the Democrat state budget set to go into effect October 1, 2019.

“This is a major tax hike that will hurt every Connecticut taxpayer,” said Rep. Perillo. “We all have to buy these products on a weekly or daily basis and no matter if it is 1% or 10% more it adds up.”

Rep. McGorty added, “This is the start of taxing every single thing you buy at the grocery store,” said Rep. McGorty. “The majority party and the governor tried to pull a quick one on the residents of Connecticut and it didn’t work.”

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Posted on July 15, 2019 by admin


Dear Neighbors,

Waverly Rd. in the area of Walnut Tree Hill Rd. in Shelton will be closed until further notice for a bridge replacement.

The following detours have been put in place:

Local traffic only – access from Nichols Ave.
Briarcliff Rd., Waverly Terr., Belle La., Willard Rd., 1 – 122 Waverly Rd.

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State Lawmakers Applaud Sikorsky Groundbreaking on Route 110 Realignment

Posted on July 11, 2019 by admin


STRATFORD – Local state lawmakers joined together with town officials and Sikorsky executives to break ground on the long-awaited Main Street realignment and expansion project on Monday, July 8.

The Route 110 project will realign Sikorsky’s South entrance with Oronoque Lane, widen the roadway, add turning lanes, and add a crosswalk. The project seeks to alleviate traffic problems in the area and support growth at Sikorsky.

“This project is a great example of how well public private partnerships can

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