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Current New & Issues
REP. ROSATI, SEN. FLEXER AND REP. ROVERO DELIVER BIG $$$ FOR DAY KIMBALL HOSPITAL
After months of doubt, Rep. Danny Rovero and his legislative colleagues reported good news for Day Kimball - $1.6 million more over the next two years than the hospital received in the last two year state budget. READ MORE
DELEGATION WELCOMES NEW PRE-K SLOTS FOR KILLINGLY
The Killingly legislative delegation welcomed the State Bond Commission’s anticipated approval of a state grant for Killingly to provide high-quality pre-K slots for local students. Killingly will receive a competitive grant-in-aid to assist with design and construction of renovations and improvements resulting in additional early childhood education classrooms. The State Bond Commission will meet Monday, May 11 at 10:30 a.m. in Room 1 E of the Legislative Office Building in Hartford. READ MORE
ROVERO HEARS CONSTITUENT CONCERNS
Rep. Danny Rovero held office hours to meet with constituents at the Thompson Public Library on April 18. The community room at the Thompson Public Library was filled with residents who turned out to share their concerns with Rep. Rovero (D-51). It was his third open office hours in Windham County this year. READ MORE
REP. ROVERO WELCOMES STATE BONDING FOR DOWNTOWN PUTNAM IMPROVEMENTS
Representative Rovero announced today that the State Bond Commission will make a major investment in downtown Putnam when it meets next Tuesday, March 17 in Hartford. The state will announce a grant-in-aid and a loan to Historic Cargill Falls Mill LLC to assist with the redevelopment of a former mill complex on Pomfret Street. The $22.5 million mixed-used, private project will create 52 market-rate units and 30 affordable units along with office, restaurant and retail space and a hydroelectric dam/energy co-generation facility. READ MORE
FREE INCOME TAX PREPARATION
Noting that the season is here for filing your income tax return, free help with tax preparation is being offered to low- to moderate-income residents. READ MORE
KILLINGLY DELEGATION CELEBRATES STATE 'SMART START' GRANT FOR KILLINGLY PRE-K STUDENTS
The $150,000 Killingly grant is one of 14 grants announced by Governor Dannel P. Malloy; more than $3.5 million in state funding is being awarded to 14 towns and cities across Connecticut that will expand the availability of high-quality preschool to 416 new children. READ MORE