Analysts: State revenues holding firm, plastic bag fees are down

12 November 2019, 8:46 am

Connecticut was one of the last states to emerge from the Great Recession in early 2010. It struggled for several years with a recovery that lagged most other states’ and still has not recovered all ...... Read More »

Opinion: Support For 'Connecticut 2030' And Tolls

12 November 2019, 4:59 am

According to U.S. News and World Report, Connecticut's infrastructure ranks 46th in the nation ... Needless to say, infrastructure problems disproportionately affect Fairfield County, the economic ...... Read More »

Aging Connecticut dams creating economic problems for owners

10 November 2019, 10:06 pm

But The Associated Press has identified 12 Connecticut dams in ... water planning management at the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection. "We know we have a lot of dams that need a ...... Read More »

Opinion: ‘Connecticut 2030’ transportation plan good for the state

10 November 2019, 1:23 pm

According to U.S. News and World Report, Connecticut’s infrastructure ranks 46th in the nation ... Needless to say, infrastructure problems disproportionately affect Fairfield County, the economic ...... Read More »

Legislature sets 2nd hearing into Connecticut Port Authority after state auditors rap agency for lodging, food and liquor expenses

8 November 2019, 10:45 am

Legislative leaders announced Friday a second hearing to examine the operations of the Connecticut Port Authority ... The General Assembly established the port authority five years ago to capitalize ...... Read More »

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont’s Transportation Plan Includes Tolls

8 November 2019, 4:45 am

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont has released a transportation ... “For generations, the state has neglected critical investments in our infrastructure, hampering economic growth and leaving residents in ...... Read More »

Editorial: Economic incentives need accountability

9 October 2019, 5:22 pm

The idea of offering economic incentives for companies to move to or grow in Connecticut ... problems in previous incentive systems — a lack of accountability. While there are cases of companies ...... Read More »

Connecticut taxes, fiscal problems bad for business?

3 June 2019, 11:25 pm

Aetna, at the time it announced its intent to move, said its long-term commitment to Connecticut would be based on the state’s economic health, as it credited a more robust pool of talent as part of ...... Read More »

High-tax Connecticut plagued by pension problems

29 May 2019, 11:03 pm

Economic data provided by ... Underscoring Connecticut’s fiscal problems are unfunded pension liabilities that are among the most serious in the country. Continue Reading Below The state faces a ...... Read More »

Editorial: College partnerships key to economic development in Connecticut

26 November 2018, 11:00 am

One of the biggest problems facing Connecticut economically is the departure of people ... the universities of Connecticut can play a role in helping to stabilize the state’s economic future and ...... Read More »

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