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3 Seek West Rock/West Hills Seat

by Markeshia Ricks | Aug 22, 2017 9:13 am | Comments (15)

Markeshia Ricks Photo Two of the three candidates running to be the next alder for Ward 30 are lifelong New Haveners with connections and histories that they hope will bridge both sides of the big rock on the west side of town.

They also hope to turn out enough voters to decide whether strong experience or new energy matters most in the next representative for the West Rock/West Hills section of the city.

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5 Vacant Lot Sales Advance

by Allan Appel | Dec 23, 2016 11:41 am

Allan Appel Photo The city plans to sell four vacant lots to a not-for-profit in town at $1,000 a pop so affordable houses can be erected on three of them and an open community space maintained on the fourth.

The city turned around and became a purchaser, buying yet another vacant lot, for a buck. The plan is to sell it for a modest amount so another affordable house can be erected on it in the not too distant future.

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