Category Archives: Updates

ICYMI~(IN CASE YOU MISSED IT)

Here is just a portion of what our Greenwich Delegation has accomplished for the residents of Greenwich and the State of CT regarding the State Budget. The revised state budget: contains No new tax increases. contains No tolls. contains no hikes to bus fares contains no hikes to train fares. Maintains new retiree tax breaks […]

Mike Bocchino

Mike was reelected to a second term in November, 2016 as CT State Representative for the 150th district, proudly serving Greenwich. He serves as the Ranking Member of the Labor and Public Employees Committee, and also sits on the Housing, and Energy and Technology Committees. During his first year of service, Mike was recognized by […]

Greenwichtime covering the Budget

GREENWICH — With budget cuts to social services programs throughout the state a reality in the new state budget, how is government able to address human needs? That was the central question put before the town’s top elected official and its legislative delegation to Hartford at the Greenwich United Way’s legislative breakfast on Tuesday morning. […]

State funding for the New Lebanon School

GREENWICH – State Representative Mike Bocchino (R-Greenwich) praised the distribution of the first phase of state funding for the New Lebanon School, which is scheduled to open in February of 2019. The town received $3,955,139 as the first round of reimbursement dollars came through. “The Greenwich Delegation and I are thrilled to see this critical project moving […]

Fighting against bus fare increases

I joined many of my fellow legislators and several concerned residents at the DOT hearing in Stamford on February 27. The DOT has proposed significant rail and bus fare increases over the next few years, which will create a huge burden for commuters. In addition to the rate hikes, rail service reductions have been proposed, […]