Posts Tagged ‘ Berlin ’

Berlin awarded $500,000 grant for Train Station Blvd project

Apr 4th, 2014 | By

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy today announced that the Town of Berlin has been awarded a $500,000 Small Town Economic Assistance Program (STEAP) grant for the Train Station Boulevard project as part of the town’s downtown revitalization efforts. “We are investing in the Train Station Boulevard project to create a more accessible, more walkable hub for

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New Fund at Community Foundation of Greater New Britain Preserves Open Space In Central Connecticut

Mar 17th, 2014 | By

The Berlin Land Trust, Inc. has established a new fund at the Community Foundation of Greater New Britain (CFGNB), affording existing supporters, new donors, area citizens and conservationists alike with a convenient and easily accessible way to help preserve open space in Berlin and beyond.

Dawn Miceli Taking on Preservation Challenge

Oct 23rd, 2013 | By

Council member Dawn Miceli has long focused on making Southington a great place to live by focusing on open space, the arts and education. Those talents will serve her well as she now takes on deeper challenges at a state level. Miceli, a Democrat, was named to the state’s new Face of Connecticut Steering Committee

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Berlin Interact recycling club efforts pay big around the world

Feb 28th, 2013 | By

Thanks to the bottle collection efforts of the Berlin High School Interact Club and a matching grant from the Berlin Lions Club, close to $3,000 was raised for charity.

Berlin receives grant for Chotkowski property

Jan 12th, 2013 | By

Berlin has been awarded a $500,000 Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition grant to purchase and preserve the Chotkowski property. The grant will help buy two rear parcels of the property. For more on this story, visit: Town receives grant for Chotkowski property – The Berlin Citizen: Berlin News, Sports, Photos And More!.

CL&P to use helicopter to string new transmission lines

Nov 30th, 2012 | By

Towering more than 80 feet above ground, Connecticut Light & Power’s (CL&P’s) transmission wires carry high-voltage power across southern New England.  In an effort to strengthen the region’s power grid and reliability the company will be stringing new transmission lines in Waterford, Connecticut next week.  But unlike traditional cable-pulling work on the ground, these wires

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Fire Heavily Damages Berlin Recycling Plant

Jul 10th, 2012 | By

Fire personnel were called to the Connecticut Waste Processing Materials LLC, a waste removal and recycling plant on Christian Lane, at 9:45 a.m. when a fire started under a machine used in the everyday operation of the facility, according to Berlin Fire Marshal Steven Waznia. via Fire Heavily Damages Berlin Recycling Plant – Rocky Hill,

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Berlin plans to acquire Chotkowski property

Jun 21st, 2012 | By

Berlin Mayor Adam Salina announced that the Town of Berlin and the Berlin Land Trust, Inc. are working to acquire two parcels on Chamberlain Highway from the Chotkowski Family.

Berlin gets environmental protection advisory commission

Jul 8th, 2011 | By

The Berlin town council has created a new environmental commission despite concern that the panel could be redundant. The council authorized the new group, called the environmental protection advisory commission, on Tuesday. The panel will have seven members. It was proposed by Carolyn Wysocki, an advocate for environmental causes who also represents the town on

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McGee Students Study at Salmon River Park

Jun 13th, 2011 | By

McGee School’s seventh grade class recently visited the Salmon River State Park.

This day trip was not only fun for the students but was the culmination of over a month’s preparation.

The destruction of Cedar Mountain

Jan 21st, 2011 | By

Even though it is nestled under blankets of white and lies quiet during the long winter chill, talk about the Cedar Mountain range is starting to heat up among citizens in the towns of Newington and Wethersfield, the Newington Town Crier reports. Click the headline to read more.

Berlin Buys 43-acre Open Space Parcel

Jan 11th, 2011 | By

Berlin has closed on the purchase of a 43-acre parcel off Chamberlain Highway that will be maintained as open sapce. via Berlin: Town Buys Open Space Parcel –