Posted on September 27, 2022

MONROE, CT – The Town of Monroe has been approved to receive $500,000 in state funding for the reconstruction of Old Zoar Road.

The grant is provided through the Small Town Economic Assistance Program (STEAP), a state program managed by the Office of Policy and Management (OPM) that delivers grants to small towns for economic development, community conservation, and quality-of-life capital projects.

“Old Zoar Road is nearly two miles in length and was already identified by our Department of Public

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CT Sees Uptick in Fraudulent Benefit Claims: How to Protect Against It

Posted on September 14, 2022

HARTFORD – In response to a reported uptick in fraudulent claims benefits that have been processed through the Department of Labor (DOL), Rep. Scott is increasing awareness to this threat and providing resources so you can protect yourself, or your business, against criminals looking to steal your personal information.

Reducing Fraudulent DOL Benefit Claims

The uptick in fraudulent benefit claims is alarming. According to reports, businesses have notified the Connecticut Business Industry Association

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Republicans Call for Special Legislative Session to Address Funding Reduction to Energy Assistance Program

Posted on September 2, 2022

Representative Tony Scott, R-Monroe, joined his Republican colleagues in signing a petition Thursday that called for a special legislative session to address funding of a key program that helps low-income and working-class residents with home heating needs.

The Appropriations, Human Services and Energy and Technology committees held a joint public hearing earlier this week in which the majority Democrat members decided to advance an allocation plan by Governor Lamont, which would result in a decrease

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