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 recently approved by Congress.
This is reminder that if you or someone you know is elderly or disabled and currently renting housing, the Connecticut’s Renters’ Rebate Program deadline to apply is fast approaching.
State Comptroller Natalie Braswell announced that her office will transfer $3.1 billion into the rainy-day fund. This move triggers a statutory mandate that requires a one-time, special payment of $2.8 billion to be made toward the state’s unfunded pension liabilities.
Almost 20 Fairfield County towns are meeting next week to consider important questions about housing, land use, and zoning. Bethel's Planning and Zoning Commission will consider several amendments to the town's zoning regulations, including whether to opt out of Public Act 21-29, which allows accessory dwelling units in all zoning districts.