Posted on August 12, 2019 by admin
Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87) achieved a perfect record for votes cast on the floor of the state House of Representatives during the 2019 legislative session.
Representative Yaccarino was present and voted for all 392 votes taken on the state House floor during the 2019 session, according to voting record data released last week by the House Clerk’s Office. Perfect attendance is very difficult to achieve, with only about 26 percent of legislators able to do so this year.
“Being present for…
Posted on August 9, 2019 by admin
A main staple in the month of August has always been the annual tax free week right before Connecticut students head back to school. This year legislators fought back attempts by the governor to end the weekly tax break event which benefits so many state families.
Per state statute, the 19th Annual Sales Tax Free Week begins on the third Sunday of August and runs until the following Saturday.
Tax Free Week…
Posted on August 7, 2019 by admin
The following message comes from the State Department of Transportation and contains information that could impact your travels.
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime bridge maintenance project will be performed on the Wilbur Cross Parkway (Route 15) north and south in Wallingford and North Haven, Monday, August 12, through Friday, September 13, 2019.
The project consists of concrete repairs on Bridges #03828, #03829 (Route 40 underpass), Bridge #00787 (Hartford…
Posted on July 19, 2019 by admin
To keep residents updated regarding the 2019 Legislative Session, State Representative Dave Yaccarino (R-87), along with Senate Senator Len Fasano (R-34), hosted their 9th Annual Cookout and Conversation legislative update at McDonald’s on Washington Avenue on Tuesday, July 15.
The lawmakers provided an update regarding the 2019 Legislative Session that concluded on June 5th and discussed issues pertaining to the state budget, increased taxes, and tolls with nearly 70 residents that were in attendance.…