Home Tags Jim Marpe

Tag: Jim Marpe

Westport Arts Center confirms move to Martha Stewart’s old TV studio

The first phase of the relocation and expansion is slated to open this fall, and will occupy nearly 10,000 square feet at 19 Newtown Turnpike, effectively tripling the footprint the organization holds in its current location.

Absent economic development staff, Westport redoubling marketing efforts

“We’ve had a robust commercial base for a number of years,” said Selectwoman Jennifer Tooker. “It’s important to all of us that we make sure our relationship with business continues to work for us.”

Court rules in favor of Charney’s $40M Westport development, but challenges...

"The real question boils down to whether Westport wants to be an inclusive or an exclusive community,” said Summit Development Founder, CEO, President and Principal Felix Charney.

Westport creates Real Property Committee

Westport First Selectman Jim Marpe has established a Real Property Committee that will advise the town on the acquisition and disposal of real property.

Westport First Selectman Jim Marpe decries Metro-North fare hikes

The proposed changes “threaten Westport’s ability to retain its status as a vibrant suburban ‘community of choice’,” Marpe said.

Sara A. Harris named operations director of Westport

Harris was a staffer of the New York City Mayor’s Office of Management and Budget under Michael Bloomberg.

Westport to merchants: Close your front doors

First Selectman Jim Marpe along with business groups asked storeowners to conserve energy as part of an effort to build a more sustainable community.

Westport establishes TOD master plan steering committee

The study, funded under a $440,000 state grant, will review how to improve streets, sidewalks, lighting, crosswalks and streetscapes.

Palmer out, Young in as Westport P&Z director

Steven Palmer's exit comes just a few days after that of Westport P&Z Vice Chair David Lessing.

Westport offering free seminar to promote Connecticut tourism

The event is being held April 7 at 9 a.m. at the Westport Town Hall.

Bridgewater Associates wants to overhaul its Westport campus

The hedge fund has proposed building an underground parking garage and other upgrades at its Westport campus.