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by Thomas MacMillan | Dec 3, 2013 2:17 pm | Comments (2)
The Board of Aldermen saluted three Wooster Square cops Monday night for their exemplary community policing.
by Thomas MacMillan and Paul Bass | Dec 3, 2013 12:22 pm | Comments (15)
(Updated) The fate of the biggest proposed downtown development project in New Haven’s history now rests up in Hartford—where its prospects are by no means certain, according to lawmakers who’ll lead the charge on its behalf.
by Melissa Bailey | Dec 3, 2013 8:04 am | Comments (2)
A new wrinkle has emerged in an emerging New Haven pension scandal: The man at the center of a federal probe is facing new questions about a second possible conflict of interest involving a personal loan he obtained from a company that manages money in the police and firefighter fund he advises.
by Thomas MacMillan | Dec 3, 2013 8:04 am | Comments (1)
The next New Haven public school can now be built in West Haven, thanks to a unanimous vote by the Board of Aldermen Monday night.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 27, 2013 7:44 am | Comments (3)
As she looks to fill out her cabinet, Mayor-Elect Toni Harp said she hopes to interview all current department heads by the end of December.
by Melissa Bailey | Nov 26, 2013 4:51 pm | Comments (7)
Pursued by the feds for alleged fraud, and under fire for conflict of interest, a hedge fund manager has stepped down from his role as adviser to New Haven’s police and fire pension fund.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 22, 2013 12:15 pm | Comments (11)
“Anonymous” asked about getting more trash cans. “City of New Haven” responded with a phone number to call. A neighbor offered two extra trash cans that she had. “Department of Public Works” followed up to see if everything worked out.
All that happened online on SeeClickFix, New Haven’s homegrown problem-solving website. None of it would have happened six years ago.
by Paul Bass | Nov 19, 2013 4:01 pm | Comments (23)
Toni Harp wants you to pull out your smartphone and give her advice on how to run city government when she becomes mayor on Jan. 1.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 19, 2013 2:18 pm
Workers who trim trees and clean city parks will see pay raises, but new hires won’t get medical benefits after they retire.
by Thomas MacMillan | Nov 19, 2013 8:03 am
New Haven lawmakers agreed not to act on a proposed $85.5 million plan for a new school—until West Haven lawmakers act.