by Thomas MacMillan | Feb 5, 2014 3:26 pm | Comments (12)
New traffic chief Doug Hausladen put out a call for neighbors to work together to keep the odd-numbered side of streets clear for plowing. But, he said, tow trucks won’t come for the odd cars out.
by Thomas MacMillan | Feb 5, 2014 12:58 pm
As the city cleans up mounds of sodden snow, the head of emergency operations warned of the danger ahead: It will all turn to ice.
Meanwhile, the city’s transit chief, tow trucks at the ready, warned neighborhood parkers not to be “the odd car on the block.”:
by Allan Appel | Jan 29, 2014 4:29 pm | Comments (12)
A mile of new stormwater drainage pipes. Thirty-seven manholes and 24 new catch basins. Three hundred feet of pervious concrete sidewalk, and seven “bioswales.”
by Staff | Jan 23, 2014 6:00 pm
New Haven’s Robert Klee is the next leader of the state’s environmental protection agency.
by Melissa Bailey | Jan 22, 2014 4:20 pm | Comments (10)
DEEP’s take on this photograph: Scary open container of toxic waste that could burn workers’ skin.
Bruno Suraci’s take: Evidence that a green-minded businessman was following state orders to clean up his shop and dismantle his recycling operation.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jan 21, 2014 1:39 pm | Comments (2)
New Haven is banning downtown parking as well as odd-side neighborhood street parking as it prepares to battle Janus, a storm that presents a double threat—not just snow, but extreme cold, too.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jan 17, 2014 12:17 pm | Comments (37)
Michael Stratton has a legislative idea for protecting New Haven’s trees from a United Illuminating power-line clearing plan that could decimate the city’s arboreal assets.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jan 16, 2014 9:14 am | Comments (8)
A plan to revive a section of town leveled by urban renewal took a step forward Wednesday evening, amid concerns that the area not fill up with parking garages.
by Staff | Jan 15, 2014 2:03 pm | Comments (1)
Three years after he left Yale to become the state environmental protection chief, Dan Esty is returning to campus.
by Allan Appel | Jan 15, 2014 2:01 pm
After resistance from neighbors, a local environmental group has decided not to pursue a plan to convert an acre of Fair Haven open space into urban farmland.