Posts Tagged ‘ Coltsville ’

Moving closer to a Coltsville Park, Hartford

Apr 4th, 2014 | By

Ed Note: I’m not sure if this is a decade-long effort, or a decade-old effort. I don’t know that much effort has been expended to make this a national park since the effort was announced more than a decade ago.  The decade-long effort to build a national park on the site of Coltsville – gunmaker and

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Hartford’s Coltsville gets $5M boost

Dec 20th, 2011 | By

Hartford Mayor Pedro E. Segarra says the Connecticut Bond Commission’s approval of $5 million for the Coltsville Historic District is another boost in Hartford’s efforts to win National Park designation for the South End site. For more on this story, visit: Hartford’s Coltsville gets $5M boost | Hartford Business. The State Bond Commission’s approval of

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Coltsville Suffers Setback, Losing House Vote, In Bid To Be National Park

Sep 23rd, 2010 | By

The drive to designate the former Colt factory complex as a national park suffered what supporters called a minor setback Wednesday when a bill that would have formally started the process failed in the U.S. House of Representatives. via Coltsville Suffers Setback, Losing House Vote, In Bid To Be National Park – Courant.com.