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West Rock Safety Plan Advances

by Allan Appel | Feb 28, 2018 3:25 pm | Comments (1)

Allan Appel PhotoSpeed bumps. Stop signs. More lights and cameras. More cops, after the new classes are trained. And maybe even a new splash pad.

City decision makers said those fixes can happen relatively soon to make West Rock a safer, healthier neighborhood.

As for $500,000 worth of new sidewalks or a $300,000 new traffic signal, and reconfigured bus routes, those longer-term fixes are going to have to wait a bit.

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3 Seek West Rock/West Hills Seat

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

Markeshia Ricks PhotoTwo 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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