RIDGEFIELD — Desegrating the state — racially, economically — is the challenge an alliance of political activists have set their sights on, and to achieve that ambitious goal their initial focus is to open up what they view as exclusionary land use practices. Local leaders in Ridgefield are paying attention.
“This is a local control issue,” First Selectman Rudy Marconi told fellow selectmen. “We do not want to disrupt that. We need to protect that.”