This week, the work of the General Assembly is in full swing. In addition to committee votes, press conferences, and meetings with constituents and stakeholders, we will hold our first Session since opening day.
Thanks to the work of our Congressional Delegation, an additional $1 Billion boost in federal funding to the Low Income Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), allowing for more households to receive the benefit in the state, has been allocated as part of an emergency supplemental aid package.
Over the past few weeks, you may have seen my 2022 End of Session Newsletter in your mailbox. In case you have not seen it, I also wanted to provide you with an electronic copy to read about some of the important legislation we worked on to improve the quality of life for Fairfield residents.
Mccarthy Vahey, Leeper, & Hwang Secure $3.75M For Fairfield Road Safety Improvements On Upcoming Bond AgendaJuly 26, 2022
(HARTFORD, CT) – State Representatives Cristin McCarthy Vahey (D-Fairfield) and Jennifer Leeper (D-Fairfield, Southport), and State Senator Tony Hwang (R-Fairfield) announced today that their community bonding requests – totaling $3.75 million – have been placed on the State Bond Commission's agenda by the Governor.