In a shining moment of civic participation fifteen years ago, hundreds of New Haven-area citizens made their voices heard in opposition to plans for the New Haven Savings Bank to demutualize. Listening to residents, the city would instead help foster a mutually-owned community bank.
CCM has formally called on the General Assembly to override the Governor’s recent veto of new legislation that would prohibit the executive branch from making rescissions or other reductions to the Education Cost Sharing (ECS) grant during the middle of the fiscal year.
Join us in Stratford for one of our most popular sessions! You will learn skills to make your town or city a better place to live and work through an increased focus on ways to better serve the public.
There was a whistle — a short one, not very loud — before the cars slid out of New Haven’s State Street station, a nearly decade-old dream wrapped in silver and red, gliding toward Hartford. It is 46 minutes from New Haven to Hartford, a route that slices through Wallingford, Meriden and Berlin, along a track built on concrete ties for a smoother, faster ride
Connecticut residents donated an all-time high of $5 billion to charity in 2015, according to a recent report from the Connecticut Council for Philanthropy. However, the number of residents that donate is decreasing, raising questions about the sustainability of these gifts.