Tag Archives: General DataComm

Waiting on development

Events planned to turn downtown into a destination NAUGATUCK — If you build it, they will come. If you host events before it is built, they will still come. At…

Firm to determine best way to clean site

NAUGATUCK — The borough and a private developer are moving forward with plans to remediate and redevelop parcels A and B, having hired an environmental firm to perform testing to…

Borough may use GDC building for flea market

NAUGATUCK — In the long term, borough officials are hoping the former General DataComm building on Rubber Avenue becomes the focal point for a transit-oriented development. In the short term,…

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…

High hopes for downtown deal

NAUGATUCK — Two years ago, borough officials voted to purchase a sprawling former industrial warehouse downtown for $2 million in hopes of having a say over how it would be…

Developer offers $4M for downtown land

NAUGATUCK — The Naugatuck Economic Development Corporation backed a deal Monday night to sell two downtown parcels to a real estate developer for $4 million. Benjamin Zitron, who lives in…

Consulting firm weighs in on Art6

NAUGATUCK — A consulting firm voiced concerns and offered advice in a report on the feasibility of transforming a former industrial building downtown into an artist-driven project. The Minnesota-based Artspace,…

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…

Aligning the pieces of a project

Developer gives informal presentation to Planning Commission   NAUGATUCK — With the future of the General DataComm building in his hands, Joseph Migani has been taking strides toward turning a…