New DOT head peppered with questions at meeting

GOSHEN — The new commissioner of the state Department of Transportation, Joseph Giulietti, had good news and bad news for the members of the Northwest Hills Council of Governments (COG) on Thursday, Sept. 26.

The COG is made up of the first selectmen of 21 Litchfield County towns, including all six towns in the Region One School District.

The good news was that going forward it will be easier to get federal loans for transportation projects.

The bad news is the agency is carrying a lot of debt.

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