Posts Tagged ‘ North Haven ’

Photovoltaic array at old North Haven dump to save town millions

Jan 9th, 2012 | By

NORTH HAVEN — The old town landfill soon will have a new addition that is expected to save the town millions of dollars: photovoltaic solar panels. The panels should be installed and start working for the town by the end of 2012, said Bob Landino, chairman of Greenskies Renewable Energy LLC of Middletown, a developer

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Geologist Talks Traprock Ridges with North Haven Audience

Nov 10th, 2011 | By

On Sunday, November 6, Dr. Peter LeTourneau of Wesleyan University captivated a full audience at the Masonic Lodge in North Haven. A noted geologist, LeTourneau spun a web of tales that told the geological, historical, and artistic views of the traprock ridges from the shoreline of Connecticut into the hills of Massachusetts. For more on

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North Haven Show & Sell brings ‘businesses together’

Oct 20th, 2011 | By

North Haven Conservation Commission members were also available to help residents with questions about non-native insects that can kill large numbers of trees. In particular, they warned of the Emerald Ash Borer, the Asian Longhorned Beetle and the Sirex wood wasp. Members of the North Haven Trail Association chatted up the crowd with information on

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OWF Opponents Seek Ban; Maynard ‘taken aback’ by bill; NY says ‘keep ’em clean’

Jan 3rd, 2011 | By

A Bill that will ban outdoor wood furnaces will be a Committee Bill before the Environment Committee of the CT State Legislature this session. The Bill will exempt farmers and their farm houses from the proposed ban. Read more inside!

CCEJ seeks volunteers for fishing education in New Haven and North Haven

Nov 5th, 2010 | By

The Connecticut Coalition for Environmental Justice Safe Fishing Program is looking for volunteers who would like to participate in this research and education program. CCEJ is studying consumption of fish caught in the Quinnipiac River in New Haven and North Haven.

North Haven panel OKs removal of sediment at tire pond

Nov 1st, 2010 | By

The Inland Wetlands Commission has agreed to allow the removal of sediment from a manmade wetlands area at the tire pond. Wetlands changes at the tire pond will also be changed on the wetlands map as a result of a positive vote by the commission. via North Haven panel OKs removal of sediment at tire

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Hamden, No. Haven move to ban outdoor furnaces

Sep 13th, 2010 | By

Hamden and North Haven are taking steps to ban outdoor wood-burning furnaces because of their potential impact on public health and the environment. The Hamden Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing Tuesday and then act on an amendment to the zoning regulations that would ban the furnaces. The meeting will take place

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