Sen. Murphy takes second walk across state

U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) has embarked on his second “Walk Across Connecticut,” taking to the streets and dirt roads to listen to and get feedback from Connecticut residents.

Murphy began his walk in Killingly on Sunday morning, and plans to walk 103 miles through 21 towns over five days. He will hold a series of pop-up town halls each day along his route where he will hear firsthand from Connecticut residents about a variety of topics. Members of the public are invited to attend Murphy’s town halls.

Murphy is planning the following pop-up town hall meetings. Timing is approximate.

Day 2: Portland Town Hall

WHEN:          Monday, August 14th at 6:30pm

WHERE:        YMCA Camp Ingersoll

                    Outdoor Amphitheater

                        94 Camp Ingersoll Road

                        Portland, CT

Day 3: Waterbury Town Hall

WHEN:          Tuesday, August 15th at 7pm

WHERE:            Chase Elementary School


                         40 Woodtick Road

                          Waterbury, CT

Day 4: Newtown Town Hall

WHEN:          Wednesday, August 16th at 6:30pm

WHERE:            Edmond Town Hall


                          45 Main Street

                         Newtown, CT

Day 5: End of Walk Picnic in Danbury

WHEN:          Thursday, August 17th at 12pm

WHERE:            Rogers Park

                          21 Memorial Drive

                          Danbury, CT