Posts Tagged ‘ Westville ’

Project completed to restore tidal flow to New Haven’s West River

Jun 4th, 2012 | By

Volunteers planted Joe-Pye weed and bone set at Duck Pond in Edgewood Park in New Haven’s Westville section. They staked holes in the mud to plant the shallow water plants in the marshy meadow of the restored Edgewood Park Duck Pond. Click on this environmental headline for more on this story.

New Haven expands recycling program

Oct 14th, 2010 | By

Since the August overhaul of New Haven’s recycling program, the curbside recycling rate for the Westville neighborhood has soared from 11 to almost 30 percent. At a Wednesday afternoon press conference at the Mauro-Sheridan Interdistrict Magnet School, Mayor John DeStefano challenged a group of fifth grade students to continue recycling. The conference, which discussed the

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