Author: Bruce Nelson

HSE Proposed Demolition Delay for the Town of Easton

Of Connecticut’s 169 towns and cities, 59 have enacted legislation whereby a citizen may object to the proposed demolition of a historic building, which in turn triggers a waiting period before the entire structure can torn down or major portions of it – both interior and exterior – can be demolished to facilitate additions or extensive…

What’s in a Name?

Ever wonder how Easton got its name? Well, it certainly wasn’t chosen by the inhabitants who lived here in May of 1845 when the Connecticut Legislature finally accepted a petition requesting Weston be split into two separate towns. That petition was presented by twenty-nine Weston residents, all of whom resided in the old Norfield Parish…