On November 14th, 2012 the New Britain Mayor's office exterminated democracy at City Hall. Only 3 days after Veteran's Day and mere feet away from the Civil War Monument, residents were robbed of their patriotism and dignity.
The law would overrule the city's hot spot ordinance, which seeks to recoup costs for "excessive" emergency costs made to a property. The rate would be calculated using a formula tied to the overall police and fire budgets.
Our schools are in trouble! We are sponsoring a paper drive for the New Britain School System to deliver much needed paper for children to have throughout the school year.
On Dec. 24 Mayor Tim O'Brien announced he hired Global Strategies Group (GSG) as a PR firm for $100,000 to help promote the City against the landlords and in particular fight blight and the 911 hot spot ordinance.