Posts Tagged ‘ Gov. M. Jodi Rell ’

State Preserving Sharon Farm and Others

Jan 4th, 2011 | By

Gov. M. Jodi Rell has announced that the state is investing nearly $9 million to buy the development rights of 10 working farms.



Rell Pushes Through $20 Million; Route 34, others to benefit

Jan 3rd, 2011 | By

Connecticut will borrow about $20 million to repair buildings, upgrade parks and make other improvements in more than a dozen communities.



Rell saved 74 farms; helped preserve 8,000 acres

Jan 3rd, 2011 | By

Gov. M. Jodi Rell said she is particularly proud of her administration’s efforts to preserve open space in the state. Since taking office, Rell has helped save at least 74 farms, totalling nearly 8,000 acres of open space. “We’ve done more in farmland and open space preservation than any administration — ever,” Rell said. via

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Gov. Rell announces $1M in federal funds for boating ‘pump-out’ programs

Oct 23rd, 2010 | By

Gov. M. Jodi Rell today announced that more than $1 million in federal funds will be used to continue or expand “pump-out” programs along Long Island Sound.



Rell Announces $10.4 Million in Grants For Open Space

Oct 17th, 2010 | By

Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell has announced that state grants of $10.4 million in grants will preserve more than 2,700 acres of open space in 35 cities and towns across the state.