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Town to Offer Warming Centers

January 7, 2017 Local Government, Weather Comments Off on Town to Offer Warming Centers

screen-shot-2017-01-07-at-5-07-10-pmDue to the prediction of extreme weather temperatures and conditions for the weekend, Hamden will offer warming centers located around the town to those who may be in need. … Continue Reading

October is Bulk Trash Pickup Month

October 5, 2016 Local Government Comments Off on October is Bulk Trash Pickup Month

bulkThe semi-annual bulk trash pick-up program runs through Oct. 31. Hamden residents may put bulk trash curbside in front of their homes anytime between now and the end of the month.

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Reevaluation Results in Lower Assessments for Most Homeowners

December 23, 2015 Local Government, Real Estate Comments Off on Reevaluation Results in Lower Assessments for Most Homeowners

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Interspersed between holiday cards and bills, residents recently got their new property assessments that, for the most part, showed the value of their homes has dropped in the last five years. … Continue Reading

Whitney Avenue Affordable Housing Application Denied – Again

December 23, 2015 Local Government Comments Off on Whitney Avenue Affordable Housing Application Denied – Again

Screen Shot 2015-12-23 at 2.04.21 PMOnce again, the Planning and Zoning Commission has denied an application for an affordable housing development on Whitney Avenue in Mount Carmel.

The proposed development is too dense for the area, would cause traffic headaches and could affect the public water supply because of the amount of impervious surfaces proposed, the commission said in its denial. … Continue Reading

OPINION: It always comes down to the Money

August 23, 2015 Local Government, Opinion Comments Off on OPINION: It always comes down to the Money

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Recently there was an article in the New Haven Register concerning the special Mayoral election in Hamden.

There was speculation that there were political motives behind Scott Jackson rushing off to a big job in Hartford. … Continue Reading

It’s ‘Make Your Beagle Legal’ Time

May 16, 2015 Local Government Comments Off on It’s ‘Make Your Beagle Legal’ Time

buddy and bellaHamden Town Clerk Vera Morrison reminds all dog owners that June is Dog Licensing month, and time to purchase their 2015-2016 dog licenses/tags at the Town Clerk’s Office in the Hamden Government Center at 2750 Dixwell Ave.

Public Act 85-167 requires all dogs 6 months of age or older must be licensed and be vaccinated by the end of JuneLicenses are $8 for a spayed or neutered dogs, and a spaying or neuter certificate must be shown. Unaltered dog license charges are $19.  … Continue Reading

NH Reg: Council Signs Off on Laurel View Contract

April 14, 2015 Local Government Comments Off on NH Reg: Council Signs Off on Laurel View Contract

laurel viewThe Legislative Council has come to an agreement with the operator of the Laurel View Country Club golf course to run both the banquet facility and the golf course.

Some council members questioned why the contract for the banquet facility wasn’t put out for bid and instead given to Matthew Marchetti, who has operated the golf course since 2002. … Continue Reading

NH Register: Parents, Students, Teachers Want Funding Restored

April 2, 2015 Local Government, Schools Comments Off on NH Register: Parents, Students, Teachers Want Funding Restored

hamden high momThe Legislative Council held its annual budget public hearing on the proposed 2015-16 education budget Wednesday night, and got an earful from parents, teachers and students on the deep cut Mayor Scott Jackson made in the Board of Education’s proposal. … Continue Reading

NH Register: Special Election Likely to Replace Jackson

March 17, 2015 Elections, Local Government Comments Off on NH Register: Special Election Likely to Replace Jackson

townhall22With Mayor Scott Jackson headed to Hartford next month, the town’s two political parties will now have to choose candidates to replace him.

According to the town charter, a special election will have to be held within 45 days of Jackson’s resignation, which is reported to be April 17. So far there are two people who have publicly expressed the desire to run with others rumored to be interested. … Continue Reading

NH Register: Trailside Village Homeowners Escape Assisted Living Clause

March 4, 2015 Community Organizations, Local Government, Planning & Zoning Comments Off on NH Register: Trailside Village Homeowners Escape Assisted Living Clause

trailsideResidents living in the Trailside Village condominium complex on Todd Street will no longer have to worry about being out of zoning compliance due to the fact that a planned assisted living facility was never build.

Back in the mid-2000 the Planning and Zoning Commission approved the 56 units for adults 55 and older at the Todd Street property that intersects Whitney Avenue in Mount Carmel. The approval for the high-density development that would not normally be allowed there was based on the fact that it included the assisted living component. … Continue Reading

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