Man stands in defiance of town’s decision to close portion of Spring Hill Road

MONROE, CT — Jason DuBac stood in front of the Welcome to Monroe sign on Route 111 Monday, with blue war paint on his face and his plaid shirt tied around his waist to look like Sir William Wallace in the historical movie “Braveheart”, about the late 13th-century Scottish warrior who led the Scots in the First War of Scottish Independence against King Edward I of England. Read More

Proposal for blasting, rock crushing on Garder Road raises concerns

MONROE, CT — A developer revised plans for earthwork on a 9.5 acre property at 125 Garder Road to prepare it for construction of two industrial buildings, making drainage improvements, doing pre-blast surveys, and agreeing to provide quarterly reports from a civil engineer to the Planning and Zoning Commission, so members can follow the progress of the work. Read More