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August 30, 2021 Press Release
Today, the City of Hartford announced it has awarded $1.5 million in grants to 68 different youth-serving providers as part of the City’s community-wide youth-engagement response to the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Connecticut Delegation and Governor Ned Lamont today announced that the U.S. Department of Education has approved the Governor's administration’s plan for use of the $110 million the State of Connecticut is receiving from the federal American Rescue Plan Act of 2021, Elementary and Secondary School Emergency Relief Fund.
August 20, 2021 Press Release
Today, Reps. John B. Larson (CT-01) and Jim Himes (CT-04) applauded the announcement that Goodwin University/University of Bridgeport have offered to house vetted Afghan refugees.
Yesterday Rep. John B. Larson (CT-01) visited the site of the three-alarm fire that destroyed the historic New Hartford House with New Hartford First Selectman Daniel Jerram.
August 9, 2021 Press Release
Members of the Connecticut Congressional Delegation today sent a letter U.S. Agriculture Secretary Thomas Vilsack to urge support for Governor Ned Lamont’s request for Secretarial Disaster Designation for all of Connecticut due to Tropical Storm Elsa.
August 6, 2021 Press Release
Today, Rep. John B. Larson (CT-01) announced the Manchester and West Hartford Fire Departments were awarded grants by the Department of Homeland Security under the Fiscal Year 2020 Assistance to Firefighters Grant program (AFG).
August 5, 2021 Press Release
Today, Rep. John B. Larson (CT-01) announced that three museums in Connecticut’s 1st Congressional District were awarded Museums for America grants by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.
August 4, 2021 Press Release
Yesterday, Rep. John B. Larson (CT-01) visited a Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) site, sponsored by the Community Renewal Team, at Hartford City Mission alongside End Hunger Connecticut’s No Kid Hungry Youth Ambassadors.
July 29, 2021 Press Release
The package included Larson’s 10 community funding projects that would allocate First District organizations more than $6 million.
Bill will create tax credit to convert unused office buildings to residential, retail and commercial properties.