by David Blumenthal | Jul 9, 2014 1:47 pm | Comments (9)
Adam Marchand’s neighbors had nowhere to park their cars except the street. But snow plows couldn’t get through.
by Paul Bass | Jun 6, 2014 5:18 pm | Comments (7)
Employees of New Haven government’s neighborhood development and anti-blight agency went home for the weekend with the status of their boss still unresolved.
by Allan Appel | May 29, 2014 9:37 am | Comments (5)
Bright Big Wall.
That’s the name, at least for now, of the colorful, graffiti-esque collaborative mural that will enliven the Humphrey Street underpass beneath I-91 and connect the Jocelyn Square and East Rock neighborhoods.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 14, 2014 4:59 pm | Comments (9)
Two months after they visited New Haven, two neighborhood revitalization experts came to the conclusion they promised they would: Form a task force. They threw in a second idea: Hire us to do more consulting.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 7, 2014 4:12 pm | Comments (37)
This man wants to sell you a house in New Haven—especially if you’re a city employee now living in the suburbs. And he’s offering an $80,000 discount.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 2, 2014 1:04 pm | Comments (13)
For over a year, lawmakers have been asking city anti-blight chief Erik Johnson why his department doesn’t issue fines when people don’t shovel their sidewalks. This week Johnson offered a new answer: It’s the DPW’s fault.
by Allan Appel | Mar 14, 2014 5:45 pm | Comments (11)
After touring four of New Haven’s neighborhood commercial districts this week, two out-of-town experts unveiled their main suggestion Friday afternoon: Form a task force.
by Paul Bass | Mar 10, 2014 3:21 pm | Comments (8)
“This area have a name?” John Simone asked from the second of four rows of seats in a van cruising up Kimberly Avenue.
by Thomas MacMillan | Feb 19, 2014 5:45 pm | Comments (9)
Payloaders and dump trucks finally descended on the Hill’s Wilson Street Wednesday, bringing relief from snow-clogged streets— and a $100 ticket for Erivaldo Souza.
Meanwhile, lawmakers in other neighborhoods offered a report card for the city’s street-clearing effort, with grades ranging from Bs to Fs.
by Melissa Bailey & Paul Bass | Feb 16, 2014 2:16 pm | Comments (50)
You’ll need to read about all this again to find out when your car might get towed, and when your street might get plowed. That’s because officials worked around the clock this weekend to revise a plan for clearing streets from the past few storms.