Tag: open space

BOF okays purchase of land on Shrub Rd.

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The Board of Finance unanimously approved Jan. 22 an “additional appropriation of $2.1 million funded by bonding and appropriation” to acquire two parcels of open space land on Shrub Road. During the board’s regular meeting Mayor…

City seeks to preserve parcel near nature center

TAYLOR MURCHISON-GALLAGHER STAFF WRITER The City Council unanimously approved the filing of a grant application with the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection, known as the Open Space and Watershed Land Acquisition grant, which would allow for the “preservation…