(Listen) $$ available to heighten security at CT houses of worship.

December 18, 2023

More and more places of worship are at risk of attacks. Connecticut has released $5 million to help facilities heighten security measures.

Sen. Tony Hwang, Ranking Senator on the Bonding Subcommittee of the Finance, Revenue and Bonding Committee, explained to WICC’s Melissa in the Morning how the money can help and who can benefit from it. Listen here:

Here’s a link to the application information https://portal.ct.gov/DEMHS/Grants/Nonprofit-Security-Grant-Program-Overview/Connecticut-Nonprofit-Security-Grant-Program