CT to Tackle Housatonic Flooding Issues

Housatonic River, Kent, CT. Photo/Wikimedia

New Haven Register: A brainstorming session Monday (April 9) on Housatonic River flooding with U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., and representatives of 8 municipalities brought new ideas for the future.

Housatonic River, Milford Boat Launch. Photo/State of CT

Municipal leaders from old Milford to New Milford and beyond presented their concerns on what Blumenthal defined as a regional problem.

Even those communities not directly on the river are affected by flooding, when power is lost or roads are closed, one official said.

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