Governor Ned Lamont tells downstate business leaders he’s got a new, revised, scaled-down transportation improvement plan.
Governor Ned Lamont delivered his first State of the State Address Wednesday, calling on fellow lawmakers to come together to get a lot done, with a message of ‘Let’s do this together’.
“It would be a game changer …….. could mean as many as 50,000 jobs.”
Jim Murren is arguably the most powerful casino executive in the world. The Fairfield County native oversees 27 properties from Las Vegas to Macao as Chairman and CEO of MGM Resorts International. Now, he wants his next one to be in his birth place.
The Governor’s special committee charged with coming up with ways to pay for his massive transportation rebuild held its first meeting Tuesday. It appears highway tolls, the gas tax, and a user’s fee are all on the table.
Hours after announcing 1,400 job layoffs worldwide, Sikorsky Aircraft also announced Tuesday that the company’s Bridgeport facility would be closed, with jobs relocating to the main plant in Startford.