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Rural Caucus here

Related research





THE COASTAL CAUCUS INAUGURAL MEETING OCT. 28, 2019: 
http://www.ctn.state.ct.us/ctnplayer.asp?odID=16826
 

    
Planning & Development and Environment 
    

"COASTAL CAUCUS" (P&D PLUS ENVIRONMENT) HEARS FROM DEEP AND EXPERTS...WE WATCH IT FROM THE BEGINNING HERE.

38 members.  PFAS brought them together.  Impact on CT Waterways.  CIRCA thinks its role is to undertake those that are multi-town (i.e. watersheds) - Hurricane Sandy useful for data.  Tax revenues.

Is CT behind?  How complicated is the science?  Lawyer remarks that towns all over CT are having problems with roads - as we are seeing in Weston.

RESILIENCE AND THE I TOLD YOU SO FACTOR:  This actually shows the trends in frequency of storms on the L.I.S. coast from Greenwich to New Haven and New Haven to R.I.

  
https://circa.uconn.edu/

I was struck by how interesting all of this is when matched against Town of Weston road evaluations.



Upon a second viewing for details, we tried to confirm if our original read was correct: 




ONGOING RESEARCH

In the WestCOG region:  https://circa.uconn.edu/wcog-reg-crs-program/

Four towns including Danbury (to Weston's north) in study area.