by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 17, 2014 8:09 am | Comments (17)
Faced with grassroots opposition to parking cars on a Route 34 lot as part of a remaking of a neighborhood leveled by urban renewal, city planners compromised: Make it four years, with an optional fifth year.
by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 15, 2014 8:09 am | Comments (8)
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy boarded the Q bus at Chapel Street and immediately encountered the “trifecta” of constituent challenges — employment, education, and housing.
by Staff | Apr 14, 2014 3:57 pm
West River neighbors plan to show up at City Hall Wednesday night to weigh in on a plan to move parking temporarily to a new block of the Route 34/Legion Avenue/MLK Drive median to make way for the larger “Route 34 West” project.
by Staff | Apr 3, 2014 4:52 pm
Scaffolding is going up around Union Station, and will remain there until December, as workers renovate the exteriors of the train station and its adjacent parking garage.
by Staff | Apr 2, 2014 3:09 pm | Comments (3)
Amtrak may have competition for running new train service from New Haven to Springfield.
by Paul Bass | Apr 1, 2014 8:29 am | Comments (24)
A public works manager was issued a suspension notice Monday for failing to follow an order to provide “a permanent vehicle” to the part-time city clerk—a directive both the mayor’s office and the clerk claim never existed.
by Paul Bass | Mar 31, 2014 4:00 pm | Comments (21)
Look how slowly these cars are driving, the architect said. Michelle Perez looked, and wondered: Where are the bikes?
by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 26, 2014 5:03 pm
John Pescatore, New Haven’s own two-time Olympian, is already a fixture at Devil’s Gear and Sleeping Giant bike rides. Now he’s aiming to lead cycling trips in slightly higher hills—the French Pyrénées.
by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 21, 2014 4:57 pm | Comments (31)
On board a bus tour of New Haven, two dozen visionaries stopped by colorful murals on Howard Avenue, checked on a reverse-spiraled parking garage, and visited two-way MLK Boulevard, where a town trolley rides on rails.
by Paul Bass | Mar 20, 2014 5:46 pm | Comments (33)
Meter men and women returned to the streets Thursday—after a three-day job boycott in the face of alleged retaliatory threats from cops angered over getting parking tickets.