March 27, 2013

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Stanley Park bridge project allowed

WESTFIELD – The Conservation Commission adopted findings last night that will allow replacement of an existing bridge across a pond at Stanley Park. Park director Robert C. McKean said the existing bridge, called the International Bridge, is an arched bridge, architecture that creates a safety concern. “A lot of people, children, even park staff, trip […]

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Park definition revised, again

WESTFIELD – The simple process of adopting the definition for a park may well be completed through debate on the City Council floor. The Legislative & Ordinance and the Zoning, Planning & Development committees voted last night to approve an amendment that gives private, non-profit parks open to the general public the same “weight” as […]

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Airport park project flying forward

WESTFIELD – Development of the Airport Industrial Park is on track with reconstruction of the roadway and installation of city utilities expected to be completed prior to the new fiscal year which begins July 1. City Advancement Officer Jeff Daley, speaking at the Westfield Redevelopment Authority’s (WRA) meeting, said that the grant which is funding […]

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Board approves dog park conditions

WESTFIELD – The Conservation Commission voted last night to allow the city to proceed with developments of a dog park at the Armbrook Flood Control area, despite that fact that a number of issues have yet to be resolved. The commission voted to attach a number of conditions to address environmental impact on the impoundment […]

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