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Vandals tag greenway

Graffiti washes away easily with new coating NAUGATUCK — It didn’t take long for someone to mar the image of the borough’s brand new, $2 million greenway. Naugatuck officials noticed…

Naugatuck Mayor Robert Mezzo, left, addresses the crowd at the official opening ceremony for the first section of the Naugatuck pedestrian greenway Dec. 20 on the Gen. Pulaski Bridge as ,from left, state Sen. Joseph Crisco, (D-17), state Rep. Rosa Rebimbas (R-70) and state Sen. Joan Hartley (D-15) look on. –LUKE MARSHALL
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Walking by the river

Borough celebrates completion of greenway’s first phase NAUGATUCK — The first phase of Naugatuck pedestrian greenway is in the books. The borough formally opened the first section of the greenway…

Ceremony to mark completion of greenway’s first phase

NAUGATUCK — The borough will celebrate the completion of the first phase of its greenway project during a ceremony at 2:30 p.m. today at the Gen. Pulaski Bridge behind the…

The Route 8 on-ramp from Union City in Naugatuck will be closed for weeks due to work on the Naugatuck Greenway. –RA ARCHIVE
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Work resumes on greenway

NAUGATUCK — The first phase of the Naugatuck Pedestrian Greenway should be complete by the end of the fall, officials are projecting. “It’s nice to see construction moving ahead again,”…

The Naugatuck River Recreation Access, which is used for launching small watercraft, will be the starting point for phase two of the Naugatuck Pedestrian Greenway.  Work on phase one of the greenway is ongoing including construction of retaining walls and fencing near Linden Park. –RA ARCHIVE

Route 8 ramp to close for work on greenway

NAUGATUCK — Starting on Monday, the Route 8 southbound entrance ramp at exit 28 near Linden Park will be closed for construction of retaining walls and fencing. The work is…

This map shows the proposed route of Phase II of a pedestrian greenway that would extend north along the Naugatuck River towards Waterbury. -CONTRIBUTED
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Naugatuck sets sights on Phase II of greenway

NAUGATUCK — The borough has turned its attention to Phase II of the greenway project. The Board of Mayor and Burgesses approved an application last week to the state Department…

Contractors from Guerrera Construction in Oxford work to replace a sidewalk along the exit ramp from Route 8 southbound to Maple Street. The path will become part of a greenway for pedestrians and cyclists. –RA ARCHIVE
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Work on borough greenway facing delay

NAUGATUCK — The first piece of the Naugatuck River Greenway in the borough might not be complete by Christmas as originally planned. Part of the riverside path for pedestrians and…

Work on the first phase of the Naugatuck Pedestrian Greenway, a paved path along the Naugatuck River, will begin soon. The project is part of a larger one to connect greenways from Torrington to Derby.
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Work on greenway in borough to begin

NAUGATUCK — After years of delays, construction of the Naugatuck Pedestrian Greenway is about to begin. “Any day now, they’re supposed to be out there cutting trees,” Director of Public…

This map shows the proposed route of phase two of a pedestrian greenway that would extend north along the Naugatuck River towards Waterbury.
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Borough seeks funding for phase two of greenway

NAUGATUCK — With construction of a circular greenway project finally ready to get off the ground after years of planning, the borough is applying for another grant to extend the…

Greenway would pass through brownfields

NAUGATUCK — The recently-unveiled route for the Naugatuck River Greenway, a proposed 22-mile regional trail stretching from Thomaston to Beacon Falls and designed to promote local residents’ enjoyment of the…