Your copy of the Asylum Hill Neighborhood Association 'News & Views' has arrived! You will find that you can easily go to any subject in the table of contents by just clicking on it or just browse through the articles as you wish. Please have a look.
Consumer protection is a major issue these days so I wanted to take an opportunity to highlight a few consumer protection laws that the legislature passed this session that might otherwise go unnoticed.
For all those who have been inconvenienced by the seemingly unending construction work on Farmington Ave not to mention those who have waited more that a decade for the Streetscape to be a reality, the end is near.
The 2015 version of this annual event will take place Monday -Friday, August 17-21 5:00-8:00 pm. In past years there have been themes like Outer-space as well as Under Sea Adventures. This year the theme is "Food Glorious Food".
The Communications Committee met on July 20th and in addition to a discussion of proposed articles for the News & Views reviewed the effectiveness of the website and Facebook and strategies for maximizing their effectiveness.
Next meeting will be 8/24 , 3:00pm CHE, 140 Woodland St.
The Friends of Sigourney Square Park did not meet in July. Next meeting will be August 10th at 12:00 noon at 140 Woodland St
Quality of Life
Quality of Life Committee met twice, both on 7/7 and 7/28. At the first meeting there was an update from Officer Chanaca and information about new welcome signs as well as the Movie in the Park before turning attention to the concerns of the Sigourney Mews residents. The second meeting was at that time planned to further discuss the proposed tax abatement for the Sigourney Mews Property.
The Welcoming Committeemet on July 30th. Notes from that meeting were not available to be included in this month's News & Views