Did you see the news from WASHINGTON, DC - Congressman Joe Courtney announced today that the House of Representatives has passed his bill, H.R. 986, the Eightmile Wild and Scenic River Act, with a bipartisan majority and the support of the entire Connecticut Congressional delegation. The final vote was 253-172. That’s good news for us who live in this area and appreciate what an incredible blessing we have in that largely unspoiled watershed!