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Urban Praises OK Of Crumb Rubber Ban

April 4, 2017

Recycled tires, known as crumb rubber, contain a dozen carcinogens and at least 20 lung irritants. Rep. Diana Urban's legislation to ban the use of crumb rubber on playground surfaces has been approved by the Planning and Development Committee and now goes to the floor of the House of Representatives.

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Protecting Children From Abuse And Neglect

January 31, 2017

On the eve of the legislature’s vote on an agreement that would allow the Department of Children and Families to escape federal court oversight after 25 years, Rep. Diana Urban talks about the agreement in a radio interview.

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Tell Your Congressmen To Oppose Amtak

January 25, 2017

If only I could be in two places. While I was holding my forum on state government last night, another important meeting was being held on the Amtrak Rail line. For the record, once again, I’m totally OPPOSED to this project. Contact U.S. Rep. Courtney and Senators Murphy and Blumenthal and tell them to stop Amtrak.

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Letter to the Editor Supports Amistad Plan

Letter to the Editor Supports Amistad Plan

December 19, 2016

A recent letter to the editor in The Day supports paying back the local businesses owed money by the Amistad.

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