Posts Tagged ‘ Long Beach West ’

One beach haven makes way for another

Nov 18th, 2010 | By

LVI Services, the environmental contractor performing the project for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, recently led reporters and officials onto the beach to watch a house being torn down. Some 37 cottages will be removed from the 37-acre beach. The number is not clear because some have been destroyed in a series of fires.

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Different views on the use of Long Beach waterfront land

Oct 29th, 2010 | By

Officials recently broke ground on a project to restore Long Beach West, one of Connecticut’s longest stretches of barrier beach.

By Thanksgiving, the original 37 cottages and 27 outbuildings will all be gone, the CT Mirror reports. This is perhaps one of the odder projects funded by federal stimulus money.

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