According to the Connecticut Conference of Municipalities, the mayors will discuss Gov. Malloy’s “proposed complicated and unprecedented changes in the structure of state aid grants to cities and town, as presented in the Governor’s proposed budget.
“The impact of the proposed elimination the property tax on motor vehicles, without providing any state funding reimbursement to municipalities – that would result in at least a $520 million loss in local revenues annually.”
Among the mayors attending Pedro Segarra, Mayor of Hartford, William Finch, Mayor of Bridgeport, Mark Boughton, Mayor of Danbury, Neil O’Leary, Mayor of Waterbury and John DeStefano, Jr., Mayor of New Haven.
The mayors will speak at 11:30 Friday morning at the Legislative Office Building.