Two selectmen will not run for re-election


KENT — First Selectman Bruce Adams has announced that he will run for re-election this year, but Selectmen Karren Garrity and George Jacobsen have announced that they will not.

“George said right up from when he started, ‘This will be one term, and then I’ll be done,’ and he’s sticking to that,” Adams said. “Karren Garrity surprised me when she came in a few weeks ago and told me that she wouldn’t be running.”

“It was a difficult decision to make because I really enjoyed being on the board, and we’ve been a really good board and accomplished a lot,” Garrity said of her decision.

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