by Carly Wanna | Jul 20, 2018 11:37 am | Comments (2)
The Fair Haven Community Health Center is one step closer to purchasing a foreclosed property of 342 Grand Ave. for $2,000. Now, all it requires is few more city approvals and hundreds of thousands of dollars for renovations.
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by Thomas Breen | Jul 19, 2018 3:22 pm
The City Plan Commission voted to recommend that the city follow through on an application for $4.1 million in federal lead abatement funding, while the chair also cautioned that the city should seek out new sources of funding to confront the citywide problem of childhood lead poisoning.
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by Paul Bass & Thomas Breen | Jul 19, 2018 2:33 pm | Comments (14)
Bitsie Clark spent decades chasing a dream. On Thursday morning she grabbed a shovel to help celebrate the dream coming true.
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by Thomas Breen | Jul 19, 2018 7:49 am | Comments (7)
City planners granted the brand new owners of a Union Street property a five-year extension to complete the previous owner’s plans for a long-delayed mixed-use development on the downtown side of Wooster Square.
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by Thomas Breen | Jul 18, 2018 4:29 pm | Comments (11)
Owners of the former Church Street South apartment complex won a 20 percent tax cut after a judge agreed that the city assessor had overvalued the crumbling property.
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by Thomas Breen | Jul 18, 2018 8:16 am | Comments (26)
A new 60-unit State Street apartment complex won’t necessarily offer affordable housing. But it also won’t charge luxury prices, instead aiming for a “mid-price” that falls somewhere in between.
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by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 17, 2018 4:44 pm | Comments (33)
The former Farnam Courts public housing development has traded its dilapidated townhouses for high-rise living, a new name, and views of the Q Bridge and East Rock that rival some of the fanciest digs downtown.
Continue reading ‘So Long, Farnam. Hello, “Mill River”’
by Thomas Breen | Jul 17, 2018 1:43 pm
The city’s Health Department has found lead paint hazards at three different city apartments, all of which currently house children with elevated blood lead levels.
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by Christopher Peak | Jul 13, 2018 1:52 pm | Comments (11)
An entire neighborhood could soon have a new owner.
Continue reading ‘Buyer Found For 9th Square Residences’
by Markeshia Ricks | Jul 13, 2018 1:51 pm | Comments (22)
The city’s newly appointed Affordable Housing Task Force is looking to come up with a uniquely New Haven definition of “affordable.”
Continue reading ‘Challenge One: Define “Affordable”’