Waterbury is receiving thousands of dollars in state funds to give the sidewalks a facelift on a section of Baldwin Street. Dozens of community organizations received funding as part of a community reinvestment pilot program.
I joined a panel of experts to discuss using inclusive language in Latino and Hispanic communities. I also spoke about the need for more Environmental Justice regulations to help communities like Waterbury.
The new Office of Community Development & Strategy opened to the public in downtown Waterbury. K-12 students can win up to $20,000 for their future education through a contest.
Now is the time to apply for home heating assistance as the weather gets colder. And, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. There are resources to help those in need.