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Developing Downtown

Developing Downtown

Kate Lewis

May 10, 2016

Anyone walking around downtown Westport can see that there are clearly some major developments occurring. This is all due to Bedford Square: a new project, currently run by the Downtown Plan Implementation Committee, that will bring Westporters new shopping, dining, office, and residential opportunities....

Bedford Square construction is one third complete

Bedford Square construction is one third complete

Chase Emilio, Staff Writer

September 27, 2015

The town’s new face lift should be finished in two years, but the historic Bedford Square’s end cost of the construction will be around 100 million dollars worth of funding according to bedfordsquare.com. Architect Francis Henkels, a District Commission member said, “There will be a mixed use ...

Parks and Recreation commission converses about Compo beach master plan

Parks and Recreation commission converses about Compo beach master plan

Anders Hovstadius, Staff Writer

April 10, 2015

The Parks and Recreation Commission gathered with Westporters to discuss the future renovations of Compo Beach The primary concern of the meeting was for the traffic situations that have congested Compo Beach Road and Bradley Street. To alleviate the traffic, the plan calls for the gate house to...

Town of Westport experiences multitude of heavy renovations

Town of Westport experiences multitude of heavy renovations

Ander Hovstadius, Katelyn Deagro, Staff Writer, Staff Writer

January 9, 2015

Construction in Westport, centered in the downtown area and on Post Road, has been increased due to a delay in schedule that originated from several years back. The renovation of the roads started a number of years ago when  Westport Town Public Works proposed to redo  town roads. However, given...

Ribbon cutting takes place for new YMCA

Ribbon cutting takes place for new YMCA

Aileen Coyne, Staff Writer

August 29, 2014

YMCA staff dressed in royal blue lined up at Mahackeno anxiously awaiting the ribbon cutting to unveil the new YMCA. Members, town officials, and curious civilians were crowded outside the new facility known as the Bedford Family Center. The Bedford Family Center is still awaiting approvals to receive...

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