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Connecticut was graded a D on offering access to tobacco cessation services and New York got an F for tobacco prevention and for cessation funding.
New Canaan’s Town Council is taking aim at the local proliferation of Airbnb rentals and its impact on the quality of life.
“Unfortunately, business leaders feel not enough lawmakers take the state’s challenges seriously,” said CBIA President and CEO Joe Brennan.
The U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Connecticut has named Leonard C. Boyle the First Assistant U.S. Attorney, the second-ranking position within that office.
“Last year, we pulled two big companies into Shelton — Unilever and United Healthcare — with over 1,600 employees total,” Mayor Mark Lauretti said. “The bad news is that we pulled them from other places in Connecticut."
David Martin's approach to running the city has generated positive results. Since his election in 2013, Stamford has maintained an AAA bond rating, and the fiscal year 2018 budget is projected to carry a $4.8 million surplus, with no planned cuts to the municipal workforce.
Moody's also downgraded its outstanding ratings on the state’s special tax obligation senior and subordinate lien bonds to A1 from Aa3.
Since becoming Danbury’s mayor in 2001 and serving eight consecutive two-year terms, Mark Boughton said that the encouragement of business growth and development has been a key focus.
Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has announced the availability of $10 million in grants that will seek to improve New York State’s electric grid
BusinessUSA is seeking business leaders to help improve its delivery of services, especially when it comes to navigating federal government resources online.
Addressing the state’s progress over the last two years when it comes to job creation, energy, education and the state’s budget deficit, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy said the state is off to a strong start – but it’s only the start.