Rep. Pavalock-D’Amato Holding Collection to Benefit Local Animal Shelters

Posted on May 15, 2024


HARTFORD – State Representative Cara Pavalock-D’Amato (R-BRISTOL) will be collecting gently used and new pet blankets and towels during a near month-long event aimed at helping two local animal shelters.

Donation boxes will be set up at the Law Offices of Cara Pavalock, 440 North Main Street (rear of building) and Crowley Kia of Bristol, 223 Broad Street. Items can be dropped off at Kia of Bristol from 9am to 7pm Monday through Thursday, and 9am to 6pm Friday & Saturday and 8am to 5pm at the law

DOT to Replace and Upgrade All Existing Pedestrian and School Crossing Signs at Uncontrolled Intersections

Posted on May 14, 2024


The Department of Transportation is developing plans to replace and upgrade all existing pedestrian and school crossing signs at uncontrolled intersections in Bristol.

According to DOT, many of the pedestrian and school crossing signs are close to the end of their usable life. Replacing these signs with new, more retroreflective signs is critical for visibility and safety of pedestrians on State Roadways. The project is scheduled to begin construction in the Spring of 2025.

Anyone interested in requesting

Republicans Offer Amendments to Increase Safety on Our Roadways

Posted on May 1, 2024

Due to the increase in wrong way driving incidents and traffic fatalities, we have a legislative responsibility to our residents to take action and increase safety along our roadways.
Current Connecticut law does not permit a law enforcement officer from pulling over a vehicle where a driver is seen smoking marijuana or if the induvial is smoking marijuana with children in the car.
Earlier this week, Republicans offered two amendments to address the increase in wrong way driving incidents