(July 17, 2012) --- Due to project delays, Summit Street will be closed between Zion Street and Allen Place from Wednesday, July 18th through Monday, July 23rd while contractors for Northeast Utilities perform street excavation work. No through traffic will be permitted during construction periods. Work will begin at 7AM and is expected to be completed by 5PM daily. Hartford Police Officers will be on site to ensure vehicular and pedestrian safety.
5 Locations to Be Open at 9AM Tomorrow
(July 16, 2012) – With temperatures expected to be into the upper 90's tomorrow, July 17, Mayor Pedro E. Segarra and Fire Chief Edward Casares, Jr. have ordered the opening of five cooling centers in the City of Hartford.
City Flags to Fly at Half-Staff Until Conclusion of Funeral Services
(July 13, 2012) --- Mayor Pedro E. Segarra and Hartford Fire Chief Edward Casares, Jr. today announced that Firefighter William A. Hunt, 50, died this morning at home in Glastonbury, Connecticut. Firefighter Hunt was an 18-year veteran of the Hartford Fire Department, who also served in the US Navy, was presently assigned to Engine 2/Tour A. He was a proud father of two daughters and was engaged to be married.
Effort Designed to Streamline, Increase Efficiency and Improve Customer Service
(July 12, 2012) --- Mayor Pedro E. Segarra yesterday announced that he has called for a comprehensive review of all City permitting practices and procedures.