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North Hillside Road Extension Project
Project Profile

January 2009 - Draft Environmental Impact Statement

Public Hearing: January 29, 2009 - View the PPT presentation shown at the Public Hearing

January 31, 2009 - Willimantic Chronicle Article

June 15, 2006 - Public Scoping Meeting

 

Site Sustainable Measures 

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As part of the project's low-impact strategy, proposed amphibian crossings are incorporated into the roadway design to provide relief for migrating vernal pool species.

http://www.ecohusky.uconn.edu/images/j0185588smaller.gifStormwater Sustainable Measures: Management and Re-use

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http://www.ecohusky.uconn.edu/images/j0185588smaller.gifLandscaping Sustainable Measures:  Water Efficient Design and Light Pollution Reduction


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Vernal Pool Field Data Compilation Diagram

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Information courtesy of Fuss & O'Neill, Inc