Tag Archives: William Sweeney

Norwich City Council to ask state to scrap Route 82 roundabouts

Norwich city hall

The City Council Monday reversed its stance taken a year ago that supported the state’s proposed $42 million reconstruction of Route 82 with a median divider and six roundabouts and now is asking the state to reconsider the project. After hearing from several business owners along the Route 82 corridor, the council voted 5-2 to […]

New London’s Howard Street site of proposed residential developments

Parcel J

A grassy patch of land at one of the city’s busiest intersections that has remained vacant for several decades is in line for a major housing development. Parcel J, at the corner of Bank and Howard streets, is the site of a proposed 90-unit apartment complex, with an estimated value of between $12 million and […]

Olde Mistick Village seeks zoning changes to reinvigorate Golden Triangle

William R. Sweeney

The owners of Olde Mistick Village are seeking to change the zoning regulations in the tourist commercial zone around Exit 90 to allow for increased lot density and buildings as much as 65 feet tall. Bill Sweeney, the attorney for Martin Olson Revocable Trust, said Thursday that the owners are committed to preserving the character […]

43-unit project proposed for former Mystic Color Lab site

William R. Sweeney

A local development group, Greylock Properties, is in a contractual agreement to purchase the former Mystic Color Lab site and is proposing a 43-unit residential project on the property. William Sweeney, the group’s attorney, said that two of the venture’s partners, Brian and Ken Navarro of Mystic, have been in contact with property owner Edgewood […]

Hotel idea pitched for long-vacant Fort Trumbull property

Hotel Parcel

A Massachusetts-based hotel owner and developer says he is interested in building a $15 million hotel and conference center on a long-vacant waterfront parcel in the Fort Trumbull area. Jay Patel of J-Patel Hotel Group pitched his idea Thursday to members of the Renaissance City Development Association, which owns and is marketing the land. His […]

21st Annual TCORS Golf Outing Raises Money for Local Organizations

Tobin, Carberry, O’Malley, Riley and Selinger Law Firm of New London recently hosted their 21st Annual TCORS Golf Outing at Pequot Golf Club in Stonington in October. More than 80 attendees and 70 golfers participated in this year’s outing, which helped raise money for two local charities; Child & Family Agency of Southeastern Connecticut and […]

Stonington PZC comments on proposed zone to help historical farms survive

William R. Sweeney

Planning and Zoning Commission members offered some suggestions Tuesday night to a local group that would like to allow an expanded list of agricultural-related uses in certain zones in an effort to preserve working farms. The commission’s comments came during an informal workshop with representatives of Stone Acres LLC, a group of about a dozen […]

Group that owns historical Stonington farm proposes floating zone to protect farmland

William R. Sweeney

A group of about a dozen residents who have purchased the historic Stone Acres Farm on North Main Street would like the town to create a floating zone that would allow an expanded list of agricultural-related uses in an effort to preserve working farms. Stone Acres LLC, whose members include Jane Meiser, the daughter of […]