Sections

Neighborhoods

Features

Follow Us

NHI Newsletter

Some Favorite Sites

Government/ Community Links

West River

Shadeless Rt 34 Parking Lot OK’d Despite Outcry

by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 17, 2014 8:09 am | Comments (17)

Thomas MacMIllan Photo 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.

Continue reading ‘Shadeless Rt 34 Parking Lot OK’d Despite Outcry’ »

Hearing Set On Sherman/Tyler Surface Parking

by Staff | Apr 14, 2014 3:57 pm

Christopher Bockstael/ Svigals + Partners 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.

Continue reading ‘Hearing Set On Sherman/Tyler Surface Parking’ »

Route 34 Re-Zoned

by Melissa Bailey | Apr 8, 2014 12:01 pm | Comments (2)

Christopher Bockstael/ Svigals + Partners

By a unanimous vote Monday, city lawmakers rezoned 16.2 acres of vacant land along Route 34, paving the way for a proposed $11 million new home for the not-for-profit organization Continuum of Care.

Continue reading ‘Route 34 Re-Zoned’ »

Route 34 West Plan Gets 6-0 Thumbs Up

by Paul Bass | Apr 3, 2014 8:34 am | Comments (23)

Paul Bass Photos Last week, Dolores Colon wasn’t ready to vote. She worried about more pollution coming to an asthma-choked neighborhood. Six nights later, she had waded through reports—and voted for a plan to start rebuilding a bulldozed former neighborhood, a plan that she concluded won’t further dirty the air.

Continue reading ‘Route 34 West Plan Gets 6-0 Thumbs Up’ »

Legion Avenue, Redrawn

by Paul Bass | Mar 31, 2014 4:00 pm | Comments (21)

Christopher Bockstael/ Svigals  + Partners Paul Bass Photo Look how slowly these cars are driving, the architect said. Michelle Perez looked, and wondered: Where are the bikes?

Continue reading ‘Legion Avenue, Redrawn’ »

City’s Transit Future Beheld

by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 21, 2014 4:57 pm | Comments (31)

Thomas MacMillan Photos 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.

Continue reading ‘City’s Transit Future Beheld’ »

Downtown Housing, Whalley Retail & Elderly Housing, & W. River Clean-Up OK’d

by Ike Swetlitz | Mar 20, 2014 9:16 am | Comments (1)

IKE SWETLITZ PHOTO New housing is coming downtown. New stores and apartments for the elderly are coming to lower Whalley. And West River is getting some spring cleaning.

Continue reading ‘Downtown Housing, Whalley Retail & Elderly Housing, & W. River Clean-Up OK’d’ »

“Rt. 34 West” Plan Clears Hurdle

by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 14, 2014 3:02 pm | Comments (2)

After an hours-long public hearing Thursday evening, city lawmakers voted to recommend rezoning 16.2 acres of vacant land along Rt. 34, between Ella T. Grasso Boulevard and Dwight Street.

Continue reading ‘“Rt. 34 West” Plan Clears Hurdle’ »

Route 34 West: “Giveaway”? Or The Right Price?

by Paul Bass | Mar 10, 2014 7:37 am | Comments (29)

Paul Bass Photo Edward Anderson rose to “indict” the “raw deal” the city struck with a developer. Mayor Toni Harp rose to offer a plainspoken, expansive defense.

Continue reading ‘Route 34 West: “Giveaway”? Or The Right Price?’ »

Russia Marched In After All

by Gilad Edelman | Mar 2, 2014 11:09 am | Comments (2)

Gilad Edelman Photo What a difference a week makes.

Continue reading ‘Russia Marched In After All’ »

Events Calendar

loading…

SeeClickFix »

Illegal Dumping
Apr 14, 2014 9:40 am
Address: 1655-1799 Chapel Street New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 6

Construction debris - one large cabinet dismantled (3 or 4 pieces about 3 ft X 8...

more »
Tree Trimming
Apr 14, 2014 9:35 am
Address: 257 Quinnipiac Avenue New Haven, Connecticut
Rating: 1

Off of Barnes Avenue take a right onto Quinnipiac Avenue, tree is located on the...

more »

Flyerboard

Sponsors

N.H.I. Site Design & Development

smartpill design