(December 20, 2012) The Livable and Sustainable Neighborhoods Initiative (LSNI) launched by Mayor Pedro E. Segarra in 2011, announced today that continued efforts to revitalize Hartford neighborhoods, including a new Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) and pilot -program to capture illegal trash dumping in major commercial areas, is having significant success in all areas of the city.
(December 16, 2012) Mayor Segarra speaks with George Stephanopoulos about the tragedy in Newtown.
(December 13, 2012) Mayor Pedro E. Segarra announced the appointment of Tiana V. Hercules, Esq. as the Special Assistant to the Mayor for coordinating and managing his Opportunities Hartford initiative. Opportunities Hartford is Mayor Segarra’s signature initiative designed to enhance and expand existing educational, employment and income opportunities in Connecticut’s Capital City.
(December 5, 2012) Today, The Department of Development Services- Division of Licenses and Inspections, the Hartford Police Department and Health and Human Services announced plans to enforce strict penalties on landlords who fail to provide essential services; heat, hot water, cooking gas and electricity. This is the first time in City history the Departments are teaming up to address a systemic issue by enforcing strict penalties that include arrest.