Stamford Public Schools is hosting a training session for parents who want to learn more about Naviance, a computerized college planning system. The training will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 18 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Stamford High School Media Center, and parents are invited to “come for 10 minutes or stay Read More
STAMFORD — Need to report a pothole? There’s an app for that. In addition to its new online building permit service, Stamford has also released a smartphone application that residents can use to report problems and request city services. The app, “Stamford311,” is available for free in the app store. Technology Services Director Mike Pensiero Read More
ABOVE: The Katrina Mygatt Recycling Center STAMFORD — The Katrina Mygatt Recycling center will be closed Saturday due to the impending snowstorm, city officials announced Friday. The transfer station and scale house will remain open at Katrina Mygatt this weekend. The National Weather Services has issued a winter storm watch for the area from Saturday Read More
ABOVE: Mayor David Martin recently hired Peter Brown at the city’s new fire chief STAMFORD — The Board of Finance on Thursday reluctantly approved $156,292 to fund the January budgets of three volunteer fire companies still embroiled in a lawsuit against the city. City officials have been funding the Long Ridge, Turn of River and Read More
ABOVE: The Board of Finance met Thursday night. STAMFORD — Newly-elected Board of Finance Chairman John Louizos created a new committee as one of his first acts Thursday night. The Capital Projects Committee will be charged with keeping a close eye on the city’s many infrastructure projects, Louizos said. Louizos, Democrat Dudley Williams and Republican Read More
STAMFORD — The city ended last fiscal year with $10.9 million surplus, outside auditors told the Board of Finance Thursday night. O’Connor Davies representatives met with finance board members to give a brief overview of their year-end audit and deliver Stamford’s financial statements. The audit firm has not yet completed its management letter, the auditors Read More
ABOVE: The newly-elected Board of Finance met Thursday night. STAMFORD — The newly-elected Board of Finance unanimously elected Democrat John Louizos as its new chairman Thursday night. Mary Lou Rinaldi, also a Democrat, was reelected as vice-chairwoman. The boards remaining members are: Democrats Richard Freedman and Dudley Williams and Republicans Jerry Bosak and Sal Gabriele. Read More
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