Tag Archives: Naugatuck River Greenway


Study to explore economic impact of greenway

NAUGATUCK — The ongoing Naugatuck River Greenway Trail has been praised by local and state officials for its potential to beautify communities and enhance the quality of life for residents….

The Connecticut Economic Resource Center honored Naugatuck River Greenway in Beacon Falls at its annual CELEBRATE CT! event Nov. 28. –FILE PHOTO

Beacon Falls greenway honored by economic center

HARTFORD — The Naugatuck River Greenway in Beacon Falls was one of two local economic development initiatives honored at the Connecticut Economic Resource Center’s annual CELEBRATE CT! event. The Connecticut…

Beacon Falls will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony for the new streetscape downtown Sunday afternoon as part of the events planned for a bike ride from Torrington to Derby on Sunday to showcase the Naugatuck River Greenway. –FILE PHOTO

Cyclists riding to highlight Greenway

Forty-five bicyclists. Fifty-six miles. Eleven towns. On Sunday, representatives from the National Park Service, with some community partners, will pedal from Torrington to Derby to showcase the Naugatuck River Greenway,…

Naugatuck River Greenway Routing Study. -CONTRIBUTED

Funding key to extending greenway along river

NAUGATUCK — Construction of the first phase of the Naugatuck Pedestrian Greenway is beginning, but borough officials say they do not know when, if ever, a trail alongside the Naugatuck…

An artist's rendering of Waterbury's greenway on Railroad Hill Avenue looking south from Washington Street. The proposed Naugatuck River greenway will stretch from Torrington to Beacon Falls and include a portion in Naugatuck. CONTRIBUTED

Feds call Naugatuck River greenway project promising

WATERBURY — A regional greenway, one day expected to hug the Naugatuck River from Torrington to Beacon Falls, has been named one of the nation’s most important projects by the…

The Joint Board of Finance and Selectmen approved moving ahead with a $1 million streetscape project, detailed in the plans above, along the Naugatuck River.

Beacon Falls moving forward with streetscape plan

BEACON FALLS — A streetscape project nine years in the making may finally be coming to fruition. The Joint Board of Finance and Selectmen voted May 17 to fund the…