Posted on September 4, 2020 by jdooley
On Tuesday, Sept. 8 at 10:30 AM, the Energy and Technology committee will be holding a listening session to get public testimony on a bill to address emergency responses and revise the regulation of our public utilities.
Check out the bill here.
If you wish to testify via Zoom, you must register in advance here:
*Registration will close on Monday @ 12PM* No internet
access? No problem! You can also provide testimony via phone. To register…
Posted on August 28, 2020 by jdooley
Scheduled I-84 Ramp Closures in Newtown
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing a four-night scheduled ramp closure on I-84 WB in Newtown at Exit 9, August 30, through September 3rd, 2020.
The Exit 9 Ramp will be closed each night, beginning at 8:00 PM, and will reopen at 5:00 AM the following morning. The closure and detour are necessary to facilitate construction/safety improvement activities.
All work is weather permitting.
DETOUR INFO I-84 Westbound Exit 9 Detour:
Posted on August 21, 2020 by jdooley
HARTFORD- State Rep. J.P. Sredzinski (R-112) is calling for the elimination of the 6.35% state sales tax on face masks and other personal protection products, like face shields and latex/rubber gloves, particularly with Governor’s Lamont’s signing of a new executive order calling on all residents to wear face masks in all public places to curb the spread of the Coronavirus.
“Connecticut has one of the lowest COVID transmission rates in the country and residents should not be punished for purchasing…
Posted on August 4, 2020 by jdooley
MONROE- State Rep. J.P. Sredzinski (R-112) expressed disappointment with the Connecticut’s Secretary of State’s Office (SOTS) after its been revealed that 85 people in Monroe and 202 in Newtown and 20,000 ballots state-wide registered Republicans and Democrats who requested an Absentee Ballot for the August 11 Primary may not get one.
According to reports, the Secretary of State unilaterally chose to use an out-of-state mail service to get ballots to voters, restricting the number of ballots local…
Posted on July 28, 2020 by jdooley
I hope you are healthy and safe. I am writing with an update on the state’s COVID-19 response efforts.
Connecticut DMV announces additional deadline extensions
Monday, the Connecticut Dept. of Motor Vehicles (DMV) announced that it has added to its list of extended deadlines for residents with expiring credentials. Eligible DMV credentials that expire between August 1, 2020 and September 30, 2020 are automatically covered by this extension.
Deadlines have been extended for the following…