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CT mayors network, seek money and meet the Obamas in D.C.

Trumbull First Selectman Tim Herbst, left, was among the Connecticut mayors and town leaders in Washington, D.C, to network with their peers and rub shoulders with the President. In this photo also are  Lucia Rilling and Norwalk Mayor Harry Rillin and, at right,, Bristol Mayor Ken Cockayne.

WASHINGTON — Connecticut’s mayors made their annual pilgrimage to Washington this week, looking for money, connections and ideas. The three-day conference, cut short for many by the prospect of a historic blizzard expected to hit Washington tomorrow, is a rare chance to meet President Obama, and much of his cabinet. Continue Reading →

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Bridgeport election sparks anxiety over big environmental plans

Incoming Mayor Joseph P. Ganim on election night.

BRIDGEPORT — With Mayor Bill Finch leaving office soon, there is concern for the incomplete environmental projects in his BGreeen 2020 initiative. Some worry that Mayor-elect Joseph P. Ganim, who campaigned on cutting taxes, could choose to pull the plug on some of the projects – especially those that involve city money. Continue Reading →

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