(Norwalk, CT) – Today, September 12, 2023, Mayor Rilling released the following statement on the passing of former Norwalk State Senator Louis Ciccarello.
“Senator Louis Ciccarello was a treasure to Norwalk residents, and I am deeply saddened to learn about his passing. Through his zest for public service and love for the Norwalk community, he made tremendous, lasting contributions to Norwalk residents throughout his lifetime. Whether it was his service as state senator, chairman of the Board of Estimate and Taxation or a member of the Board of Education, the Norwalk community benefited from his strong legal mind and dedication to improving our city. Additionally, he believed deeply in being a community advocate for the causes near and dear to his heart. He served as director of the Mid-Fairfield Child Guidance Center, president of the Marvin Beach Association and Norwalk Exchange Club, and a board member and chairman of the Greater Norwalk Chamber of Commerce. His commitment to serving our community exemplifies a remarkable man whose impact will be felt for generations to come. I’m sending my deepest condolences to his family and friends during this difficult time.”