Contact Your Legislator
Step 1: Find your legislators.
Use this link to find your representatives or legislators with whom you have a relationship.
Step 2: Craft your story.
You care about a reforming zoning and creating a more vibrant and equitable Connecticut for a reason that connects to your life experience. Articulate that reason - your own story - for yourself so you can incorporate it into your message.
Step 3: Write your legislators
Develop your email to the legislators you have identified that:
- Asks for their support of HB 6633, the Fair Share proposal.
- Succinctly conveys your personal reasons for supporting the bill.
- Emphasizes the overarching themes of the Growing Together CT movement:
- The need to reverse Connecticut's stagnant economy.
- The urgency of creating more housing that is affordable at a range of incomes.
- The importance of equitable housing choices and ensuring that only a handful of municipalities are not hosting all of the states affordable housing.
- Requests that they consider becoming a bill co-sponsor.
Here is a sample email.