Rep. Urban and Rep. Matt Ritter

Rep. Urban with Rep. Matt Ritter, Co-chair of the Public Health Committee

Protecting Children from Lead Exposure

September 13, 2016

I recently joined my colleagues on the Children's and Public Health Committees for a joint forum on lead exposure in children. The forum was held to review Connecticut’s current efforts to screen children for lead and the progress made in reducing childhood lead poisoning.

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Remembering Those We Lost on 9/11

September 12, 2016

Yesterday we came together to honor and remember the victims of the September 11 attacks at a memorial service in New London. 

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Visit at Mystic Nursing Home

Visiting Residents at Mystic Nursing Home

September 2, 2016

I visited Mystic Nursing Home this week with Sandy Lok of Tails of Joy and her therapy dog Andy. Andy was a hit with the residents!

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Visit at the Lyman Allyn Museum

Rep. Urban and Development Director Vera Harsh in the kid's art room

Visit at the Lyman Allyn Art Museum

August 31, 2016

Today I had the pleasure of visiting the Lyman Allyn Art Museum in New London. Lyman Allyn prides itself on providing arts education to children, and assists with the costs of field trips to the museum for local schools.

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