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File photo of a state Department of Transportation truck. John Silva/WTIC Photo

CT Transportation Plan Spelled Out To Legislature

Transportation Commissioner outlining priorities for State, says I-84 needs most work



Property Tax Most Burdensome

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ A new report from the Department Revenue Services shows Connecticut taxpayers pay more in local property taxes than other taxes, including the personal income tax. The agency’s new tax incident report […]


Attorneys for the Hartford City Council's committee of inquiry will investigate what went wrong on election day in the city.  The registrar's office was late in delivering voting lists to some polling places. Several of them opened late. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Hartford Election Inquiry Needs More Time

A Hartford committee needs more time to create a report on what caused voting problems in the city during the last election.


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New Britain Seeks Help For Winter Homeless Shelter

Gov. Dannel Malloy has told New Britain officials he’ll do what he can to help the city find money for an emergency winter shelter for the homeless.



OSHA Fines Stamford Over Police Station Asbestos

Federal health and safety officials have fined Stamford about $2,700 for asbestos and water contamination at the city’s police headquarters.