Demolition By Neglect Stopped, For Now
New Haven Independent -

As its roof continues to threaten to fall in and the foundation crumbles, the quaint 19th-Century carriage house at 515 Quinnipiac Ave. has sprouted an access-limiting orange fabric fence.

That may be a sign, however slight, that the owner, the city, and the New Haven Preservation Trust are getting together to try to put a halt to a wave of “demolitions by neglect” that have caused melancholy along the banks of the river, along with calls for stricter rules to reign in negligent owners of...


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