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Tour at Bigelow Tea in Fairfield

February 1, 2023

I had the privilege to take a tour of the top notch Bigelow Tea facility in Fairfield. It was great to learn more about the reuse and recycling efforts – along with their tea!

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Scheduled Water Outage - 2/3 at 8AM

January 31, 2023

I wanted to be sure you were aware of infrastructure improvements that will result in a scheduled water outage around 8AM on Friday, February 3 along Riverdale Drive in Stratford. The outage is expected to last 4-6 hours.

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Governor Lamont Announces Legislative Proposal to Address the Future of Materials and Waste Management

January 24, 2023

Governor Ned Lamont today held a news conference in Hartford to announce a series of waste management proposals he will introduce during the 2023 legislative session that address the future of materials and waste management in Connecticut, particularly in light of the decision by the Materials Innovation and Recycling Authority (MIRA) to close its waste-to-energy facility in July of 2022 and reduce in-state waste processing capacity.

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Next Week: Need Help Paying Your Energy Bill?

January 17, 2023

As we continue to pursue more long-term solutions to reduce rising costs of energy, I wanted to make you aware of an upcoming outreach event to help residents access critical financial assistance from United Illuminating (UI) and Southern Connecticut Gas (SCG), through the Connecticut Energy Assistance Program (CEAP), the Community Renewal Team (CRT) and Operation Fuel.

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