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Round Hill Selectmen Candidates Debate Flashpoints: Financing Capital Projects, Partisanship, P3s, Public Housing

Questions came from the Northwest Greenwich Association, the Northeast Greenwich Association and the Round Hill Association, as well as from the audience. Continue Reading →

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830g Development Proposed for Flag Lot Behind The Two Door Would Have 10 Units

A new development of 10 units in Chickahominy is proposed to replace two 2-family homes behind the Two Door Restaurant. The applicants wants three buildings with a total of 10 one-bedroom units. The proposal gets around local zoning regulations because it would satisfy the 8-30g, the affordable housing statute. Continue Reading →

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Housing Data Profile Shines Context on Greenwich Housing Trends

Greenwich is projected to have a 7% decrease in school age population between 2020 to 2030. That will to coincide with a decrease in residents aged 40-60. Meanwhile Baby Boomers are seeking smaller, denser, more affordable homes closer to the town center, services and, if possible, transit connections. Continue Reading →

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Letter: 143 Sound Beach Developers Using Clever Tactic to Distract

One reader argues the developers proposing a 44-unit apt building for 143 Sound Beach Ave changed the conversation from real planning and zoning issues concerning their apartment building project’s height and size, the number of units, ground cover, excavation, traffic congestion, surface water run-off, wetlands, school capacities, and neighborhood character, to one about “affordable housing.” Continue Reading →

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