Monday development/zoning roundup in Stamford

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Welcome to the first installment of the development/zoning roundup, which previews weekly Stamford Zoning Board meetings. Meetings take place on Mondays at 7 pm in the cafeteria of the Government Center. Here is the rundown of just some of the projects/issues set to go before Stamford’s Zoning Board this evening: Medical facility coming to Turn […] [Read More]

Stamford’s master plan

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A final draft of the city’s master plan, the document guiding development throughout the city for the next 10 years, will be released next week. A public hearing on the plan will be held on Oct. 7 for residents and business owners to give their input. Here is an earlier draft version of the master […] [Read More]

Here’s a map of 205 Magee Ave.

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205 Magee Ave. zoning map STAMFORD — Where does the city’s property at Magee Avenue end and developer BLT’s begin? The above map, provided by the Land Use Bureau, should help you visualize it. Click on the little square box at the bottom right of the Scribd toolbar to make the image larger. See the […] [Read More]
Categories: General, Shippan, Zoning

Stamford Zoning votes to seek marijuana dispensary moratorium

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Stamford zoning board members voted unanimously to seek to impose a moratorium on marijuana dispensary and manufacturing facilities in the city for a year to forestall any consideration of the recently legalized outlets. [Read More]

Zoning board meets tonight

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The Stamford zoning board will meet at 7 p.m., Monday, Dec. 2, in the fourth floor cafeteria of the Stamford Government Center. [Read More]
Categories: Zoning

Metro-Green development up for zoning review

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City zoning officials will weigh the third and final phase of the mixed income environmentally advanced Metro Green complex between Atlantic and Henry Street near the Stamford rail station, adding another 155 residential units in two buildings and a four story parking garage. [Read More]

UPDATE – Poll: Where do you stand on the Bridgewater proposal?

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Due to a technical glitch the actual poll on this post wasn’t displaying correctly. Here is the poll and sorry for the earlier confusion:   Cast your vote here to state your position on the state-backed plan to bring hedge fund Bridgewater Associates to the site of a former boatyard off Bateman Way in the […] [Read More]

Developer floating revamped boatyard pact with city

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Building and Land Technology could resubmit a controversial license agreement for review to Stamford land use officials within days, resuming an effort to move forward with a plan to build a headquarters for one of the world’s largest hedge funds on Stamford’s west harbor, a lawyer for the Stamford based developer said Monday. [Read More]
Categories: Development, Downtown, Zoning

Board of Representatives approves Zoning Board nominations

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STAMFORD — The Board of Representatives approved Mayor Michael Pavia’s controversial Zoning Board nominees Monday night, settling weeks of speculation over the two critical seats. The 40-member board voted in favor of Republican candidate Rosanne McManus, who failed to secure the Appointment Committee’s support last week. On Monday city Rep. Frank Cerasoli, R-15, voiced his […] [Read More]

This week at the Government Center

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MONDAY Fiscal: The Board of Representatives Fiscal committee will discuss increasing the local real estate conveyance tax and consider over a dozen requests for additional appropriations. Agenda. 7 p.m. in the Democratic Caucus room on the fourth floor. Zoning: The Zoning Board will consider two pending applications and discuss the proposed Bridgewater Associates headquarters project. Agenda. 7 p.m. on […] [Read More]