Esty Hosting Gun Violence Prevention Roundtables In State This Week

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\"FifthRep. Esty will host a series of roundtables in the state this week to discuss gun violence prevention with various stakeholders. Elected officials, members of law enforcement, first responders, educators, and sportsmen are among the community leaders who will attend the meetings.

These roundtables are part of Esty\’s efforts as a vice-chair of the Congressional Gun Violence Prevention Task Force. The Conn. General Assembly and Senate Judiciary Committee, of which Sen. Blumenthal is a member, will both hold hearings on the same topic this week.

Here is a list of Esty\’s scheduled roundtables:

Monday, January 28


Auditorium, Torrington City Hall

140 Main St Torrington, CT 06790

8:30 AM [Press availability begins at 9:20 AM]


Tuesday, January 29


Main Meeting Room, Simsbury Town Hall

933 Hopmeadow St Simsbury, CT 06070

8:30 AM [Press availability begins at 9:20 AM]


Veteran’s Hall, Waterbury City Hall

236 Grand St Waterbury, CT 06702

5:30 PM [Press availability begins at 6:20 PM]


Wednesday, January 30


Meriden City Council Chambers

142 E Main St, Meriden, CT 06450

6:00 PM [Press availability begins at 6:50 PM]

Friday, February 1

New Britain

Community Room at New Britain Police Department

10 Chestnut St, New Britain, CT 06051

5:30 PM [Press availability begins at 6:20 PM]

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