Monthly Archive for January, 2012

: January, 2012

Meeting set for Festival! Stratford prep

Press release: Are you interested in Stratford’s vibrant theatre and arts community? If you want to know more about Festival! Stratford 2012, get involved in the early stages and become part of
Categories: Arts, Stratford

Moses Wheeler Bridge completion ahead of schedule

Though a long way off, completion of the Moses Wheeler Bridge replacement project is projected to come 14 months ahead of schedule. “By contract there was a reduction in the schedule from Oct. 31 of
Categories: Stratford, Traffic

Easton releases all driveway bonds more than 20 years old

In December, we reported that Easton had about $278,000 in its driveway bond account. In Easton, residents have to put up a $2,500 deposit if they do any work on their driveways. The deposit ensures
Categories: General

Groups wanting to use Seymour parks must file application

SEYMOUR – Groups that would like to use the town’s park facilities this year have to file an application before Feb. 27. Applications can be picked up at the town clerk’s office at Town Hall or on the
Categories: General

Tax prep program kicks off Friday at HCC

Volunteers are trained by the Internal Revenue Service to prepare income tax returns for households earning less than $50,000.

Fuel spill at Moses Wheeler Bridge construction site

STRATFORD – Fire, police and HAZMAT crews were dispatched to Moses Wheeler Bridge Wednesday evening after a crane toppled over. There were initial concerns of a fuel spill, but only about five gallons
Categories: General

Truck hits pole; leaves some Bridgeport residents without power

BRIDGEPORT – A truck hit a pole on Myrtle and Railroad Aves. Wednesday evening, leaving some surrounding homes and businesses without power. Witnesses reported the accident, assistant fire chief
Categories: General

Stratford Ed board prepares for superintendent search

The Stratford Board of Education has yet to name a committee to head the search for the district’s next superintendent. Irene Cornish, acting chief of schools, announced her intent to retire Jan. 1 of
Categories: Education, Stratford

Trumbull budget public hearing scheduled

There will be a public hearing on the Trumbull First Selectman’s budget recommendations on Thursday, Feb. 2, in the Trumbull Town Hall council chambers.
Categories: General

No action on proposed council meeting time change

Stratford’s Ordinance Committee, which is comprised of the Town Council membership, has tabled a proposed ordinance change that would set the council meeting start time at 7:15 p.m. instead of 8 p.m.
Categories: Politics, Stratford