David Arconti
At the Capitol:
Legislative Office Building, Room 4000
Hartford, CT 06106-1591
(860) 240-8556 | 1-800-842-8267
David.Arconti@cga.ct.gov
In the District:
141 Great Plain Road
Danbury, CT 06811

Current News & Issues

March 16, 2015
REP. DAVID ARCONTI TALKS TOLLS, MARIJUANA AND CASINOS ON WFSB’S FACE THE STATE
State Rep. David Arconti appeared on WFSB Channel 3 Face the State Sunday morning show, with host Dennis House to talk about some of the legislature’s current issues including tolls, marijuana and casinos. For a full clip on Sunday’s show please click on the link below. WATCH NOW
March 13,, 2015
DANBURY TO HOST FREE, PUBLIC DENTAL CLINIC "MISSION OF MERCY"
Arconti & Godfrey announce CT Mission of Mercy free dental clinic’s return to WestConn March 20, 21 starting at 6:00 a.m. READ MORE
February 26, 2015
DANBURY STATE REPS ARCONTI AND GODFREY OPPOSE BORDER TOLLS
State Reps. David Arconti and Bob Godfrey opposed HB 6818 An Act Concerning The Establishment of Electronic Tolls at the State's Borders, in testimony presented to the legislature’s Transportation Committee. In submitted testimony, Rep. Arconti said the measure could be devastating for Danbury. “Our economy thrives on Danbury’s 1.3 million square foot mall and a robust downtown business district, which is patronized by neighboring towns and many out of state consumers. An added toll would turn many of these valued consumers elsewhere.” According to Arconti’s testimony, Danbury provides a large portion of revenue to Connecticut’s coffers through the sales tax, earning them a prominent spot within the top ten municipalities contributing the most to Connecticut’s economy through taxes. READ MORE
January 30, 2015
REP. DAVID ARCONTI APPLAUDS BOND GRANT FOR FUELCELL ENERGY
David Arconti is pleased that a $10 million loan was approved for FuelCell Energy, Inc., by the State Bond Commission, that will help the company expand its operations in Danbury and Torrington. “I am happy that this funding has been approved for this local company,” Rep. Arconti said. “Investing in local businesses is always a wise decision that helps us strengthen the foundation of our economy and at the same time provide area jobs.” READ MORE
January 6, 2015
DAVID ARCONTI RISES TO LEADERSHIP ROLE IN THE LEGISLATURE
Rep. David Arconti will serve as House Vice Chair of the Environment Committee and as Assistant Majority Leader, and has been tapped to serve on four legislative committees during the upcoming 2015 Legislative Session. READ MORE
December 10, 2014
DEEP GRANT FOR DANBURY AWARDED TO THE CANDLEWOOD LAKE AUTHORITY
Rep. Arconti is pleased that a $50,000 grant has been approved by the Department of Environmental Protection (DEEP) to help The Candlewood Lake Authority with an initiative to combat invasive species as well as help them with important work that will make local lakes much more enjoyable. Rep. Arconti, a strong supporter of this program, is excited Danbury has received some of the funding allocated by the General Assembly to tackle this issue. READ MORE

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