Selectmen approve brownfields grant for housing authority


WINSTED — Out of five submitted projects, the Board of Selectmen approved the Winchester Housing Authority’s application for a federal Brownfields and Land Revitalization grant for environmental cleanup during their meeting on Monday, Feb. 7.

The authority applied for $200,000 of the $600,000 in brownfields money currently available to the town. The money will be used for soil remediation at 80 Gay St., where a 32-unit apartment building is planned.

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