A Proposal to Increase Funding for the Sound Cleanup Gains in the Connecticut Legislature
It will now go to the floor for a vote. Terry says the budget is in flux all the time and it’s possible the number will still change. Calls, letters and e-mails to Connecticut representatives can only help, he says.
“I would do it very soon,” he says.
Readers will remember that for the last few years the Connecticut Legislature has been taking money out of the fund. Save the Sound/Connecticut Fund for the Environment estimated that if the oney wasn’t restored, the cleanup of the Sound would be pushed back from 2014 to 2039.
There's plenty of background information scattered through Sphere. Here and here., for example, but lots of other places over the last five or six months of posts.