Posted on March 21, 2023
The Dept. of Transportation (DOT) will be conducting an upgrade project along Waterbury Road in Thomaston. The DOT will be upgrading the guide rails from the existing wood-pole guide rail system to the current safety standard system.
The project is slated to begin on Monday, April 3, and will conclude around Monday, May 22. The working hours for the project will be from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Monday – Friday).
There will be temporary lane closures along Waterbury Road. Please look for traffic control…
Posted on March 17, 2023
The Judiciary Committee will hold a public hearing on Wednesday, March 22, 2023 at 10:00 A.M. in Room 2C of the LOB and via Zoom. The committee will hear testimony on the following bill:
The public hearing can be viewed via YouTube Live. In addition, the public hearing may be recorded and broadcast live on CT-N.com. Individuals who wish to testify must register using the On-line Testimony Registration Form.…
Posted on March 15, 2023
Hartford – State Rep. John Piscopo (R-76) testified in support of a concept that will require the nutritional facts of school meals to be posted in the school cafeteria. Piscopo was joined by Thomaston’s Superintendent of Schools, Francine Coss, to help explain the importance of students having access to this information.
“We have students that order their lunch with no way of knowing what’s in it,” said Piscopo. “It’s tough to ask kids to hit all the food groups or monitor what they’re eating if…