Concrete Issues - Main Page

Please see the new Concrete Foundation Information webpage for updates on crumbling foundations. This page is outdated and will no longer be updated.

If you are interested in signing up for further updates on Crumbling Foundations, please follow this link, scroll to the bottom of the page, and check the "Town Manager" box under "Concrete Foundation Information".

Ongoing - CRCOG will be periodically updating information on their site. Click here for CRCOG's concrete information.

Ongoing - Connecticut Coalition Against Crumbling Basements Flyer

April 16, 2018 - Applications for the Board of Directors for the Crumbling Foundations Captive Insurance Program that will be established are now available. Please see the previous link for more information. The deadline for submitting applications to the Incorporator is Friday, April 27, 2018 by 5PM EST.

March 2018 - Raised Bill No. 518, An Act Concerning Additional Assistance for Homeowners with Crumbling Concrete Foundations

January 16, 2018 - Office of Legislative Research E-Response to Representative Delnicki's question regarding (1) the statute of limitations for filing suit against a homeowners insurance carrier and (2) statutory deadlines for insurers to respond to claims.

November 2017 - CRCOG Crumbling Foundations Testing Program

November 2017 - Notice Regarding Defective Concrete Foundations - Information and Process to Follow for Reassessment (South Windsor) 

September 2017 - The bipartisan budget language that was passed by the State Legislature on September 16, 2017 includes information on funding and bonding. The linked documents are for informational purposes only as the Governor has not yet approved the budget passed by the Legislature.

February 2017 - List of Proposed State Legislature Bills on Crumbling Foundations. Some bills will be heard at the State's February 28 Joint Public Hearing.

February 28, 2017 - CRCOG Press Conference will be held at 9:30 a.m. prior to the Joint Public Hearing.

Information for State of Connecticut Public Hearing: On February 28th there will be a joint public hearing with the Planning and Development Committee, Insurance Committee, the Banks Committee and the Public Safety Committee. All four committees will hear bills regarding crumbling foundations in order to make it easier for people to testify. The February 28th public hearing will be held at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford, and will start at 10 a.m. in Room 2C.

February 22, 2017 - A public forum for residents will be held in the Town Council Chambers at the South Windsor Town Hall at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 22, 2017 to discuss upcoming legislative bills and updates from CRCOG.

February 2, 2017 - CRCOG Packet and Summary for Nine Towns

January 23, 2017 - Omnibus Crumbling Foundations Bill and Other Related Bills

January 5, 2017 - CRCOG's Ad-Hoc Working Committee on Crumbling Foundations and the CRCOG Purchasing Council released today its initial list of qualified vendors for Structural Engineering Services and Concrete Foundations Replacement Services.

December 30, 2016 - State Report on Deteriorating Concrete in Residential Foundations

December 14, 2016 - Municipality Information Sheet and Updated Map of Known Locations from CRCOG

November 22, 2016 - Town Council Resolution Concerning Building Permit Fee Waiver for Building Permits to Repair or Replace Defective Foundations

November 4, 2016 - CRCOG's 2nd Press Release for Ad Hoc Working Committee

October 14, 2016 - CRCOG's Press Release for Ad Hoc Working Committee on Crumbling Foundations

September 2, 2016 - Memorandum from Town Manager Matthew Galligan regarding bonds

August 17, 2016 - Journal Inquirer Article - Fed Help On Foundations?

July 22, 2016 - Click here for CRCOG's Letter to Governor Malloy. Click here for Malloy's Response to Northeastern Officials.

June 1, 2016 - A public forum will be held in the Town Council Chambers at the South Windsor Town Hall at 7:00 p.m. on June 1, 2016. Commissioners Harris and Wade will be in attendance, as well as local legislators.

May 2016 - Willington, Ashford, Mansfield, Coventry, and Tolland will be holding a Public Information Session on Crumbling Foundations on May 11, 2016 at 6:30 p.m. in the auditorium of E.O. Smith High School. All towns are welcome to attend. E.O. Smith High School, 1235 Storrs Road, Storrs-Mansfield, CT 06268

April 25, 2016 - Letter to General Assembly dated April 7, 2016

April 19, 2016 - ASR Powerpoint Presentation on Defective Concrete Foundations

March 31, 2016 - 2016 Concrete Brochure

January 13, 2016 - Update from CRCOG

December 18, 2015 - State of Connecticut Information