Letter to the Editor: Rebuilding the Garage at Its Current Location Violates Canton’s Vision of the Future
To the Editor:
A riverfront is a one-time natural gift and should be treated as such. This November, the voters of Canton have the opportunity and the obligation to enforce our town’s commitment to preserving our greatest natural gift, Canton’s riverfront.
As required by Connecticut General Statutes §8-23, Canton has adopted a Plan of Conservation and Development (“POCD”). The POCD is our blueprint for Canton’s development, and it unequivocally preserves our riverfront for recreation, open space, and economic revitalization. Rebuilding the town garage at its current location would violate the POCD. It also would conflict with the Upper Mills Pond Management Plan (the “Plan”). … Continue Reading