News & Notes

Resolution: Operations, Management, Budget and Government Accountability Committee, with accompanying resolution regarding the $2 million grant for the reconstruction of Bartholomew Avenue, which would change the source of the local match to reflect the latest planning.

Pop-Up on Pratt

Make Sunday a #Funday! Start at The Russell on Allyn for brunch. Mimosas, Challah French Toast, Fried Chicken + Waffles - they've got it all!

Then, stretch your legs and swing by HartfordPrints! between 12:00 and 2:00 p.m. in celebration of March 14 / 3.14 Pi(e) Day featuring Granny's Pie Factory.

Help Fill Welcome to Hartford Bags!
The Hartford Chamber of Commerce, along with the City of HartfordHartford Business Improvement District (BID), and Capital Region Development Authority (CRDA), are creating Welcome to Hartford bags for new employees and residents of Hartford. We plan to stuff the bags with coupons, giveaways, trinkets, and other collateral that promote YOUR businesses.

There is no cost to you to participate!

The most popular items include coupons, gift cards, flyers/menus, logoed items from you or your vendors...whatever you think will get you the best exposure for your business. E-mail or call to arrange to have your items included.

Reopening Regulations Update

March 19, 2021, some capacity levels and travel restrictions will be eased by Governor Ned Lamont. Protocols for face coverings, social distancing, and cleaning measures will stay in place. We've provided a full list of revised restrictions on restaurants, indoor recreation, houses of worship, and more.

Chamber Member Meeting

Kate Baumann, Chief Investor Relations Officer, MetroHartford Alliance (MHA) joins us this month to explain how MHA benefits the Chamber and its members.

St. Patrick's Day on Pratt Street

St. Patrick's Day lasts from March 13 through 19 this year on Pratt Street. Throughout the week, there will be window displays of Irish history and culture, along with live music beginning at 4:00 p.m. each day.

Hartford’s only Polleria a la Brasa al Carbon

Julio stopped in to visit the newest Chamber member last week!
The dream of The Rockin Chicken was to bring the taste of Peru back to where they grew up here in Hartford. Curbside pick up or delivery, and by next week - dine in also!

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