On March 20, 22 volunteer organizations representing Connecticut state parks and tourist sites visited the State Capitol. Among the groups was the Essex-based Friends of Valley Railroad (FVRR), a not-for-profit, volunteer organization dedicated to the awareness, appreciation and historic preservation of railroads through education and participation. For more details see www.friendsvrr.org , www.essexsteamtrain.com , and www.senatorlinares.com .
Sen. Linares represents Chester, Clinton, Colchester, Deep River, East Haddam, East Hampton, Essex, Haddam, Lyme, Old Saybrook, Portland, and Westbrook. He can be reached at Art.Linares@cga.ct.gov.