Department of Motor Vehicles

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Um, governor, about your car taxes…

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy

Taxes owed to Hartford on two cars owned by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy are listed in arrears, a subject of some gleeful emails among tax collectors opposed to Malloy’s plan to end the Department of Motor Vehicles’ role as a municipal debt collector. The bill was due Jan. 1. Malloy paid the bill on one car when told Tuesday night it was overdue. The other car has been sold. Continue Reading →

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Malloy names Sen. Ayala as his first Latino commissioner

Andres Ayala

Sen. Andres Ayala Jr., D-Bridgeport, who declined an administration post in Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s first term, was named Monday as the next commissioner of motor vehicles, giving Malloy his first Hispanic department head. Lobbying is under way for a second. Continue Reading →

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Currey succeeds DeFronzo at DAS; Bremby, Redeker stay at DSS, DOT

DAS Commissioner Donald J. DeFronzo is retuiring.

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced one reappointment and two administrative changes Friday: Donald J. DeFronzo is retiring as the commissioner of administrative services and will be succeeded by Melody Currey, who now runs the Department of Motor Vehicles. Continue Reading →

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