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The first phase proposes better protections for historic buildings; implementing a “Stamford Sustainability Scorecard”; establishing stricter guidelines for development around the city’s Downtown and South End; and requiring better stormwater management.
The future of the governos’s ambitious 10-year, $21 billion CT2030 plan is very much in doubt, with state Republicans remaining skeptical and several of his fellow Democratic lawmakers hedging their bets as next year’s election looms.
"Like many residents in Stamford, I don't like paying tolls," Martin said, "but I applaud the governor's courageous commitment to fixing our transportation infrastructure while being financially responsible."
What’s happening with Ainslie Square “is reflective of the fact that people want to come and live in Stamford,” said Mayor David Martin. “The reason rents are so high here is because we still don’t have enough housing.”
“We’ve got to hit the elephant in the room – getting our fiscal house in order,” the governor said in his remarks to the Chamber of Commerce. “I just want to get this thing going."
City budget woes, an uptick in some types of crime and an ongoing battle over who will be Stamford's next police chief are weighed against a growth in population and employment.
Pothole and related repairs will be “significantly delayed” unless an ordinance banning the use of asphalt made with fracking waste is amended, the city says.
The average salary for a city employee is $62,827, or $76,271 if part-time and seasonal workers are excluded.
“If we don’t take care of this bridge … surely that bridge collapses," said Stamford Mayor David Martin.
Among those criticizing aspects of the new governor's plan: Hospitals, accountants, and Republican lawmakers.
The city that claims to have been “Innovating since 1641” is one of the state’s – never mind Fairfield County’s – brightest stars at the moment in terms of business development, housing, population growth, and potential.
According to Gov. Dannel Malloy, the investment will ensure the station can operate in a state of good repair for the next 25 years and beyond.
The multi-municipality marketing group's Sept. 13 event in midtown Manhattan has resulted in a number of tech firms looking to tour the area with an eye toward relocation.
The building features 209 luxury apartments and a 19th-floor roof deck with private dining space, among other amenities.
According to Fairfield First Selectman Mike Tetreau, the five member municipalities contribute 22 percent of the total income tax revenue to the state, while the county overall contributes 42 percent.