Register to Testify for a Public Hearing on 8-30g (Feb. 28)

Posted on February 24, 2023


I want to inform you of an upcoming public hearing in the legislature’s Housing Committee on Tuesday, February 28th at 11:00 am. The public hearing will be held in the Legislative Office Building (Room 1A) in Hartford and via Zoom. Those interested can testify in person or via Zoom.

House Republicans have proposed a series of alterations to the state’s 8-30g law regarding affordable housing developments, which currently subjects small, highly developed towns like New Canaan and Darien to legal action

Rep. O’Dea, Sen. Fazio Unveil A Blueprint For Affordable Housing

Posted on February 20, 2023


Will Increase Actual Affordable Housing Stock with Respect for Local Guidelines

NEW CANAAN – Today, Deputy House Republican Leader Tom O’Dea (R-125) and State Senator Ryan Fazio (R-36) stood with local leaders and community advocates to outline a comprehensive package of legislative proposals to increase the actual affordable housing stock in Connecticut over time with guidelines that empower municipalities with unique circumstances.

The policies will address shortcomings in Connecticut state statute

Rep. O’Dea, CT Republicans Unveil A Better Way To Energy Affordability

Posted on January 18, 2023


Will Save Families Over $210 Per Year Immediately, More Over the Long Term

HARTFORD – On Tuesday, Deputy Republican Leader Rep. Tom O’Dea (R-125) joined Senate and House Republican Leaders to detail a comprehensive package of policy proposals to reduce the cost of electric bills and make energy more affordable over the long term.

The policies will reduce energy costs for CT families by over $362 million per year, saving the average household over $210 next year.  In the long run, the plan will drive