(June 30, 2012) --- The Departments of Children, Families, Youth & Recreation and Public Works announced this morning that at or around 4:30AM this morning a stolen motor vehicle crashed through the fence at Goodwin Park and was found partially submerged in the pool. The pool has been closed until further notice. If a determination is made that the water has been contaminated, there is a possibility that it may be closed for an extended period of time.
As additional information is received, it will be released to the public and media.
(June 29, 2012) --- As temperatures are expected to reach the low- to mid-90's this weekend, the Department of Families, Children, Youth & Recreation, in conjunction with the Hartford Fire Department and Health & Human Services, will be distributing bottled water at the 4 community pools this weekend (both Saturday and Sunday)
Accomplished Hartford Native and Former Executive Director of Hartford Housing Authority
(June 22, 2012) --- Mayor Pedro E. Hartford today announced that Alan E. Green, a long-time friend and former Executive Director of the Hartford Housing Authority ("Authority"), has died. Alan resigned from the Authority just four months ago for health reasons.
4 Community Pools Will Also Be Open To Residents
(June 21, 2012) --- Mayor Pedro E. Segarra announced this evening that the 4 community pools will be open tomorrow, June 22, from 9:00AM until 8:00PM; with open swim scheduled from 1PM-4PM.