Anthony Guglielmo

Legislators, Homeowners, State Officials Push For Progress On Failing Concrete Foundations

The legislature took steps Thursday to address the issue of failing concrete foundations reported by nearly 500 homeowners in eastern Connecticut.

At a meeting at the Legislative Office Building on Thursday afternoon, the planning and development committee joined homeowners, state officials and concrete and building experts to discuss possible solutions. 

Sen. Steve Cassano, D-Manchester, co-chairs the committee and said lawmakers from across the state need to take a vested interest in the problem. 

"Today is the first part of at least a two-part meeting," he said. "It is a situation most homeowners can't fathom ... we need to do all we can to protect...

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