Posts Tagged ‘ Shoreline Preservation Task Force ’

Report: Conn. shoreline towns need new zoning laws

Jan 15th, 2013 | By

Two members of the Shoreline Preservation Task Force say revised zoning laws ultimately will make builders, mortgage finance companies and homeowners reappraise home construction on beachfront property. Click on this environmental headline to read more from The Associated Press.

Shoreline residents wary of rising sea level legislation

Feb 26th, 2012 | By

Tough decisions on how to best protect the state’s shoreline in light of considerable damage to homes from Tropical Storm Irene are not likely to be legislated until 2013 as Connecticut balances property rights with planning for rising sea levels. State Rep. James Albis, D-East Haven, will chair the Climate Change and Shoreline Preservation Task

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