RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Pedro E. Segarra

Pedro E. Segarra
A collection of news and information related to Pedro E. Segarra published by this site and its partners.

Top Pedro E. Segarra Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • Road To Hell Paved With Caviar and Slippery Nipples

    It's really hard to stand out as incompetent while running the city of Hartford, because almost everybody who tried to do it for the past 40 years has been either a knave, a genial idiot, an ill-tempered goose or some chimera-like combination of all...
  • Effort To Preserve Hartford's Decaying 'Old South' Cemetery Is Struggling

     Effort To Preserve Hartford's Decaying 'Old South' Cemetery Is Struggling
    In the shadows of an ongoing multimillion-dollar renovation of the Fox Elementary School building on Maple Avenue sits a barely noticeable, fenced-off piece of land containing a few hundred graves and a handful of markers in varying stages of decay and...
  • Prayer, Support Offered At Hartford Vigils

    Prayer, Support Offered At Hartford Vigils
    Scores of people came to the capital city Friday night to pray and show their support for the grieving families of 20 young children and six adults slain at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown. At Asylum Hill Congregational Church, about 50 people...
  • As Weapons Ban Movement Grows, Some Perspective Is In Order

    If the reactions of the past three days hold up, we're likely to see some kind of ban on assault weapons or on the ammo magazines of the sort used by the Newtown shooter. That's good news for people who have been pushing for this since forever, many...
  • On Day Of Confirmation Vote, Kee Borges Withdraws From Consideration As Hartford's Chief Operating Officer

    On Day Of Confirmation Vote, Kee Borges Withdraws From Consideration As Hartford's Chief Operating Officer
    Saundra Kee Borges, who was named the city's chief operating officer in March pending city council approval, withdrew from consideration for the job Monday. The council had been scheduled to vote on Kee Borges' appointment Monday night. Council...
  • New City Manager Will Help Hartford Get Back On Track

    The decision by Saundra Kee Borges to withdraw from consideration as Hartford's chief operating officer offers Mayor Pedro Segarra a chance to move the management of the city in a new direction. He would be wise to do so. After serving as interim COO...
  • Hartford Mayor's Shift On Flower Street Closure Upsets Business Owners, Residents

    Hartford Mayor's Shift On Flower Street Closure Upsets Business Owners, Residents
    Virginia Iacobucci said business declined at her coffeehouse when busway construction in December blocked cars from reaching it by using Flower Street. She now wonders if her business, La Paloma Sabanera, will survive if pedestrian and bike traffic from...
  • No Wrongdoing Here, Just Some Distractions

    You pay attention to the wrong things. That's what three politicians claimed when caught in betrayals of the public interest in the past two weeks. With no credible explanation for their bad acts, each branded their controversy a "distraction" as they...
  • UConn's Hartford Site Should Complement Other Plans

    Where in downtown Hartford should the University of Connecticut locate its Greater Hartford campus? All things being equal, a place that enhances other state investments and city plans. UConn officials announced in November that they were planning to...
  • Mayor Puts Hartford On More Frugal Course

    Though it has not been a week for good news, there was a flicker of the positive in Hartford. Mayor Pedro Segarra released a $543.9 million budget proposal that would not raise taxes and would retain essential city services. For taxpayers who have seen...
  • Best of Hartford 2013: Best Local Politician

    Best of Hartford 2013: Best Local Politician
    1) Mayor Pedro Segarra, Hartford 550 Main St., 2nd Floor Hartford (860) 757-9500 mayor.hartford.gov   2) CT Senator Chris Murphy One Constitution Plaza, 7th Floor Hartford (860) 549-8463 chrismurphy.com   3) Mayor Scott Slifka, West...