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Author: Elizabeth Kim

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In Stamford, a two-hour ride to work on a bike

Tuesday’s front page features the second installment to a series I’m writing about bike commuting in Stamford. As a bike manager for Danny’s Cycles, my subject, Ken Tashoff, is no stranger to diehard
Categories: Transportation
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Zoning Board set to hear plan for South End crushing plant

STAMFORD – After battling against a neighborhood nuisance for years, the residents in the South End thought they had finally won. In April 2014, after years of complaints from the community about

BLT makes another big commercial purchase

Harbor Point developer Building and Land Technology made a big splash in the Atlanta commercial market last week after announcing its purchase of a 2.2-million-square-foot corporate center. According

State DOT says testing at Stamford train station garage is complete

The DOT on Thursday said that testing at the aging 727-space train station garage has been completed. The agency closed the nearly 30-year-old garage on Monday, April 13, after pieces of fallen

In Stamford, doing the math on the DOT’s parking estimates

As Stamford train commuters endure a second week without access to one of the train station’s garages, one of the questions that have been raised is how a 1,200-space facility has been able to
Categories: Transportation

Bike to Work week set to kick off next month in Stamford

As part of an effort to foster a growing bike movement, Stamford will kick off Bike to Work Week on May 11. The city has been taking part in the Bike to Work initiative since 2010. However, this year
Categories: General

City asks court not to delay BLT case more than 90 days

As Building and Land Technology tries to delay a court date to decide a 2012 cease-and-desist order, the city is asking a State Superior court judge not to postpone the hearing more than 90 days.

Zoning Board to weigh plan to raise building height limits in Glenbrook

The Glenbrook Neighborhood Association will host an open forum on Wednesday, April 22, regarding a proposal that would raise the permitted building heights of new developments from three to four
Categories: Glenbrook, Zoning

Conn. DOT issues statement about garage closing

The Connecticut DOT has provided further details on the train station garage, giving a more detailed outline of how the decision to close the garage came about as well as the time it will take to
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BLT introduces new rental building in Harbor Point

Building and Land Technology last week held a ribbon-cutting ceremony with city officials for the completion of its latest residential project, the Beacon, a 24o-unit rental tower that overlooks Long