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Senator Richard Blumenthal held a press conference at CRT’s East Hartford Shelter to announce the Congressional Directed Spending Grant for renovations at the facility.  East Hartford Mayor Mike Walsh joined CRT’s Vice President Chris McCluskey.

Due to the extreme cold temperatures, Governor Ned Lamont activated Connecticut’s “severe cold weather protocol” for this last weekend in January (thru Sunday, Jan. 31, 2021 at noon). The homeless or those in need of emergency shelter services or warming centers to get out of the cold are urged to call 2-1-1 right away to be connected to local services in their city or town.

Samaia Hernandez from WTNH News 8 spoke with CRT about emergency services available to help people in need: