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First, the Bad News: With Trump at the top of the ballot this November, we need to ensure that our local Democrats in the CT General Assembly win their re-elections and continue to protect our health, schools, jobs, and safety here in Connecticut. Every vote is needed when elections are too often won at the margins and so much is at stake.Now, the Good News: Even with the COVID-19 pandemic continuing, there are virtual, contact-free options to…
July 14, 2020
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A Juneteenth statement from the Redding Democrats. Black Lives Matter.

The ongoing use of excessive force against Black Americans has reawakened our social conscience.   At this moment in time, we must do all we can to effect real change in order to address the fears and hardships of over forty million Americans; citizens who have suffered generational biases and mistreatment based solely on the color of their skin. We must lobby for systemic reform to eliminate discrimination, racial profiling, and the unfair treatment of…
June 19, 2020
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Dear CT Students, Senator Will Haskell says We Need You:

If you are a student, please consider providing feedback to the questions posed by the Connecticut State Department of Education about how to make distance learning more effective. Your voice and ideas are crucial to this conversation. Schools will be sending out more information on how to participate and all responses are anonymous and take as little as 5 - 10 minutes to complete. -- Will Haskell CT STUDENTS: As Office of Governor Ned Lamont, Connecticut State Department…
May 26, 2020
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Regarding the Adoption of Town and School Budgets

The proposed budgets for the town and the schools can be viewed on the Town of Redding website – www.townofreddingct.org – click on the green budget button on the home page – 20-21 Draft Budget. Residents can email comments on the budget to: budget2021comments@townofreddingct.org You must include your name and address in the email. The Board of Finance will review all comments at their meeting. Please visit the Town of Redding CT website to learn more. To view Governor…
May 8, 2020
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Town Budget Meeting Set for Thurs. April 16th

The Town of Redding has scheduled its Annual Budget Hearing for Thursday April 16th. There are many uncertainties related to how the budget process may differ this year: town officials plan to conduct budget deliberations using a virtual meeting platform accessible to the public. There will also be opportunities for public input and comments. This all stems from the current inability to hold public gatherings and machine votes due to the pandemic. The Governor has issued Executive…
April 15, 2020
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State Rep. Lucy Dathan has put together an incredibly thorough guide to the latest info on essential topics, including: ✔️Governor Lamont's Update✔️What to do if you're sick✔️Recommendations to Minimize Exposure✔️Local Food Resources ✔️Blood Donations✔️Public Transportation✔️Information for Pet Owners✔️Primary Elections Update, and more. Click here to get the information you need.
March 21, 2020
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Town Budget Workshop Friday, Jan. 10

The Board of Selectman 2020 special budget workshop meeting is set for Friday, January 10th from 8am to 5pm, and open to residents. There is an opportunity for public comment after each department presentation. Visit the Town of Redding website to learn more. View the agenda here.
January 8, 2020
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Notice of Democratic Caucus

To enrolled members of the Democratic Party of Redding, Connecticut.  Pursuant to the Rules of the Democratic Party and State election laws, you are hereby notified that a caucus will be held on:  January 13th, 2020, at 8:00pm, at Redding Town Hall (Main Conference Room), 100 Hill Rd. Redding, CT  06896, to endorse candidates forthe Democratic Town Committee and to transact other business as may be proper to come before said caucus. Dated at Redding,…
December 20, 2019