Tag Archives: downtown

Picking through the remnants

NAUGATUCK — Wayne Malicki stood outside the former General DataComm building downtown on the morning of Oct. 8 waiting to get in to see what, if any, remnants of the…

Anticipation builds for developments

  NAUGATUCK — The borough is anxiously awaiting detailed site plans for three developments proposed for downtown. Architectural renderings for redevelopment of the former train station on Water Street and…

Consultants to scrutinize Art6 plan

(Editor’s note: The story has been updated to reflect a change in the location of a public meeting on the Art6 project. The meeting is April 29 at the Naugatuck…

Downtown development looking up

NAUGATUCK — Standing atop a four-story former factory building where workers once produced internationally-known Keds sneakers, Naugatuck officials look across swaths of desolate downtown real estate. They stand on a…

Board OKs grant application

NAUGATUCK — The borough will apply for state grant funding to advance its downtown development plans. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses voted 7-0 during a special meeting Nov. 18…

Downtown plans elicit excitement

NAUGATUCK — Excitement was the word of choice at the Naugatuck Economic Development Corporation’s 11th Annual Meeting. “Tonight, I’m excited,” said Mayor Robert Mezzo as he addressed a near capacity…

Studio adds artistic flair

BEACON FALLS — There is a new place in town for people to express themselves artistically. Artist Robert Dancik has opened The Studio E.Y.E., which stands for Express Yourself Endlessly,…

Demolition awaits state OK

NAUGATUCK — The approvals are in, the money is allocated, now it’s just a matter of waiting for the oft-slow process of state government to run its course. In a…

Developers look to start transformation

NAUGATUCK — Two developers are working to begin the transformation of downtown Naugatuck. Robert Oris of Oris Inc. and John Lombard of Lombard Group LLC have been granted a 180-day…

Interest shown in Parcel C

  NAUGATUCK — Two area real estate developers are looking to build a medical complex and restaurant on a vacant downtown land tract known as Parcel C. Robert Oris, a…