Factory Redevelopment Opportunity in Bristol

Factory Redevelopment Opportunity in Bristol

Bristol municipal officials have long identified the J. H. Sessions & Sons factory on Riverside Drive as an iconic structure in its downtown and a key redevelopment opportunity. The town is now actively seeking developer proposals, due by September 5. The 1906...
Connecticut “Techbuilt” house available for relocation

Connecticut “Techbuilt” house available for relocation

For salvage or relocation, preferably within Connecticut: Mid-20th-century prefab “Techbuilt” house by architect Carl Koch. “The Techbuilt Idea is in essence a design for living. It recognizes the family as the basic unit around which the structure for living must be...
The Earliest Evidence of Humans in Connecticut!

The Earliest Evidence of Humans in Connecticut!

Archaeologists working at a Department of Transportation (DOT) construction site earlier this year uncovered the earliest evidence of humans in Connecticut. DOT is replacing the bridge that carries Old Farms Road over the Farmington River, and construction will impact...
LISTEN:  Jane Montanaro on WNPR

LISTEN: Jane Montanaro on WNPR

Jane Montanaro visited the WNPR studio this week to discuss a recent settlement agreement involving two threatened historic hotels in downtown Willimantic.  Click here to listen to the conversation, starting at minute 16:12.  Photo credit to WNPR, and here’s...
Town of Fairfield Recognizes Merit Award Winner

Town of Fairfield Recognizes Merit Award Winner

As reported by Fairfield’s Hamlet Hub (which deserves the photo credit for the above image),  Fairfield resident Jeffrey Taylor received special recognition from First Selectman Mike Tetreau and Selectmen Bateson and Tymniak for the Connecticut Trust Award of...
In the News: Impact of CT Trust Grant on Hampton Home

In the News: Impact of CT Trust Grant on Hampton Home

The Hartford Courant featured a story about our recent grant recipient, the Edwin Way Teale House in Hampton.  Teale, a naturalist, wrote among other things,Wandering Through Winter, which earned a Pulitzer-Prize.  The Teales donated the property to the Connecticut...