Burlington Eagle Scout Honored by Local Officials

Posted on November 21, 2022


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BURLINGTON – On Saturday, November 19, Burlington resident Jonathan Sullivan was recognized for earning the rank of ‘Eagle Scout,’ which is the highest achievement within the Boy Scouts of America (BSA). The ceremony was held at the Burlington Town Hall and was attended by Sullivan’s fellow Troop 23 members, family, friends, First Selectman Doug Thompson, and State Rep. John Piscopo.

“Jonathan’s dedication to his community illustrates his leadership skills. Earning the rank of Eagle Scout is a laudable

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Consumer Alert: Electricity Rate Increase Request

Posted on November 18, 2022


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I am sharing an urgent consumer alert, regarding Connecticut’s utility companies. Eversource and United Illuminating have submitted electricity rate increase requests to the state’s Public Utility Regulatory Authority (PURA). These increases would double supply rates, effective January 1, 2023, resulting in increases of $85 and $79 respectively for households that use an average of 700kWh per month.

These astronomical rate increase requests come at a time when the cost of living has been skyrocketing

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New Laws – October 1st 2022

Posted on October 3, 2022


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Dear Friends & Neighbors,

October 1st marks the effective date of many new laws. Below are links for information on notable laws (or sections of laws) taking effect that address juvenile crime, youth mental health, government transparency, and lifting the cap on cottage food.

AN ACT CONCERNING JUVENILE JUSTICE AND SERVICES, FIREARMS BACKGROUND CHECKS, AND LARCENY OF A MOTOR VEHICLE.
Public Act No. 22-115 (Sec. 1-4, 6-10, 13-18)
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House Bill No. 5417

AN ACT CONCERNING THE IDENTIFICATION AND

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