Posted on June 1, 2019 by admin
Dear Friends & Neighbors,
The Connecticut Department of Transportation recently shared an announcement regarding milling and resurfacing on I-91 between exits 36 and 45 that could impact your commute. Read the announcement below for details and information about lane closures:
I-91 Pavement Preservation Project
in Windsor, East Windsor and Windsor Locks
The Connecticut Department of Transportation is announcing that a nighttime milling and resurfacing project will be performed on I-91 Northbound…
Posted on May 31, 2019 by admin
HARTFORD – On Thursday evening, May 30th, the House of Representatives passed legislation proposed by State Representative Tami Zawistowski (R-61) to increase penalties for the theft of used cooking oil and animal fats.
“This issue was first brought to my attention by a constituent who operates a cooking oil recycling business,” said Rep. Zawistowski. “Many people don’t realize that cooking oil is a valuable commodity; last year his company recorded nearly 2000 known or suspected thefts. Current penalties are not sufficient to deter these thefts. There is also an environmental aspect since these thieves often dump the oil if they believe they have been detected.”
Posted on May 29, 2019 by admin
WINDSOR LOCKS – State Representative Tami Zawistowski (R-61) hosted a “Brochure Swap” with the Bradley Regional Chamber of Commerce and the Central Regional Tourism District on Friday morning on May 24th at the New England Air Museum.
“As a member of the Legislature’s Tourism Caucus, I have focused on growing awareness of the attractions and business in our area of the state,” said Rep. Zawistowski. “I glad we had participation from attractions such as Old Newgate and the Trolley Museum as well as restaurants and retailers.”