The developer of the UBS Building at 677 Washington Blvd. is seeking permission to add about 600,000 square feet of hotel, retail and residential space at the UBS site.
A public hearing will be held on Thursday, February 13 at 4:30 P.M. at the URC’s ninth floor office in Government Center located at 888 Washington Blvd.
Among other things, the impact of this project on traffic to and from the railroad station will be discussed.
The proposal to modify the area plan to allow this addition to go forward is available on the URC’s website.
All are welcome.
The Forum will be held on Wednesday February 12th at 6:30pm at the Harry Bennett Library off Vine Road. It is a North Stamford Association members-only event. You will probably have friends and neighbors in 06903 interested in the event but who are not yet members. If this is the case, they can join now by signing up here: https://www.northstamfordassoc.org/join/. Alternatively, would-be members of the North Stamford Association may join at the door with proof of 06903 residency.
Whether directly or indirectly, education and our schools touch us all which means there will be plenty to talk about with one of the key actors in the City of Stamford – so come along with your questions for what is sure to be an instructive evening !!
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The Forum will be held on Wednesday February 12th at 6.30pm. at the Harry Bennett Library. It is a members-only event. However if you have friends and neighbors in 06903 interested in the event but who are not yet members then they can join now by signing up HERE.
Whether directly or indirectly, education and our schools touch us all so there will be plenty to talk about with one of the key actors in the City of Stamford so come with your questions !!
A full announcement will follow next week but for now….SAVE THE DATE!
Non-members with proof of residence in 06903 may join at the door for $25 and have their membership valid through 12/2020.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019, 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Long Ridge Fire Company – 366 Old Long Ridge Road,Stamford 06903 Continue reading “Wednesday, October 23, 2019, 2019 ELECTION FORUM”
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
6:30pm to 8:30pm
Long Ridge Fire Company – 366 Old Long Ridge Road Continue reading “2019 ELECTION FORUM, Wednesday, October 23, 2019”
This event free to NSA members. Also free to those who live in 06903 and join the North Stamford Association at the event. There is a $15 fee for non-members who use the shredder. City dumpsters free for all.
Click HERE for Fix It Stamford where you can file complaints, requests and more.
The Forum will be held on Wednesday, June 12 from 6:30-8:00 pm at the Long Ridge Fire House, 366 Old Long Ridge Road,Stamford CT 06903. The doors will open at 6:15. This is a North Stamford Association member only event. Non members living in 06903 are welcome to join at the door.
The featured speaker will be Jim Cameron. Long-time commuter advocate and newspaper commentator. Jim is a former NBC News anchor and has lived in CT for 25 years. He served on the Metro-North Commuter Council and writes a weekly column in the Stamford Advocate. Jim will offer a lively presentation with Q&A on Connecticut’s transportation crisis.
On April 9, 2019 the Stamford Planning Board voted unanimously to oppose this proposed text amendment (#218-01) to allow private soccer clubs in RA-2 and RA-3 SF zoned properties of 14 acres or more in the North Stamford area, specifically at the former Long Ridge Swim and Tennis Club.
The text change application has been referred to the City of Stamford Zoning Board and will be discussed at their meeting on May 13 starting at 6:30pm in the 4th floor cafeteria of the Government Center, 888 Washington Blvd., Stamford. This public hearing welcomes anyone who signs up to speak for 3 minutes. Continue reading “Zoning Board Meeting, Monday May 13, 2019, about Proposed Zoning Regulation Text Change to Allow Private Soccer Club at the former LRC”
Latest: The text change application has been referred to the City of Stamford Planning Board and will be discussed at their meeting on April 9th starting at 6:30pm in the 4th floor cafeteria of the Government Center, 888 Washington Blvd., Stamford. As of April 2, the agenda hadn’t been posted yet, but we’ve been advised that the application for the soccer club text change will be put forward by the Applicant at the April 9th meeting. https://www.stamfordct.gov/node/2016/agenda/201
A “soccer club” is not a permitted use in this neighborhood and we oppose changing the Zoning Regulations in this way for the following reasons: Continue reading “North Stamford Association Opposes Proposed Zoning Regulations Text Change to allow a private soccer club at the former Long Ridge Swim & Tennis Club.”
Wednesday, April 10, 2019, 6:30pm-8:00pm at the Long Ridge Fire Company, 366 Old Long Ridge Road. The forum is open to members of the North Stamford Association. Non-members can join or renew at the door.
This educational forum aims to provide historical context, information and education about the zoning processes so that when particular applications become the focus of attention we can better understand how the various boards interact , the procedural steps, the opportunity for advocacy and the fact that specific changes may impact more than the property in question.
RSVP Not Required. New members with proof of 06903 residence may join at the door.
Please email your questions for the speakers to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
TIME: 7:00 – 8:00 PM
WHERE: THE ITALIAN CENTER, STAMFORD
Michael Freimuth, Executive Director, Capital Region Development Authority and Thomas Madden ,Director of Economic Development, City of Stamford along with State Senator Alex Bergstein will discuss how to attract and retain businesses in Connecticut.
This event is free and open to the public. Bring your friends and neighbors, ideas and insights. We will engage in constructive dialogue so that together we can achieve a thriving Connecticut!
NOTE: “The North Stamford Association does not endorse or support the positions of any individual elected official or political party and is providing this announcement as a service to our members”
This event is free and open to the public. Bring your friends, neighbors, ideas and insights. We will engage in civil, respectful and constructive dialogue, so that together we can achieve a thriving Connecticut!
Click here for the details: https://www.facebook.com/events/1948467748783568/
Long Ridge Fire Company – 366 Old Long Ridge Road
State Senate and Representative Candidate Participants:
+ Alexandra Bergstein (D)
+ Scott Frantz (R)
+ Matthew Blumenthal (D)
+ Anzelmo Graziosi (R)
District 149 + Livvy Floren (R)
For additional information about the North Stamford Association, please: visit www.northstamfordassoc.org or email email@example.com. RSVP Not Required. New members with proof of 06903 residence may join at the door.
Please email your questions for the candidates to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
As President of the North Stamford Association, the attached opposition statement was entered into record and was well received by the Board. Three and a half hours of public comment did convince the majority of the Board of Reps to support the amendment resulting in an 8-1 Committee vote to send the amendment to the full Board of Reps this Monday October 1st.
The Public Hearing may be viewed by clicking HERE.