Downtown Hartford as seen from Elizabeth Park, which straddles the border between West Hartford and Hartford. Stephen Busemeyer / CT Mirror

In the land of steady habits, small-town government is the norm. But for how long?

WSHU’s Davis Dunavin spoke with CT Mirror’s Tom Condon to discuss his article, “Does CT need 169 municipalities? Some say merging makes sense” as part of the collaborative podcast Long Story Short. You can read his story here.

Long Story Short takes you behind the scenes at the home of public policy journalism in Connecticut. Each week WSHU’s Ebong Udoma joins us to rundown the Sunday Feature with our reporters. We also present specials on CT Mirror’s big investigative pieces.