Published July 02. 2014 7:44PM Updated July 03. 2014 12:15AM
Waterford – The state Green Party has nominated Waterford resident and Green Party member Bill Collins for the 38th District state representative seat being vacated by Betsy Ritter, who is running for the 20th District state Senate seat.
Collins, who has a doctorate in American literature and is retired from a career in teaching, is the first candidate the town branch of the Green Party has put forward for office. The Waterford Green Party was founded last year.
The 38th District represents Waterford and Montville.