A look inside the renovated depot

Connecticut Historical Railroad Association board members took a tour of the Depot. Photo by Cynthia Hochswender

NORTH CANAAN — Selectman Charlie Perotti led a tour of the under-construction North Canaan depot on Tuesday, May 9. Perotti was not only the fire chief at the time the depot burned down in 2001, he has also been the selectman overseeing the project during the many (many) years the town has struggled to get federal funding to renovate the iconic building.

Visible progress has been made on the exterior, with colors chosen and applied to the east-end wall — yellow clapboards, red window sashes and green decorative arches above the windows. 

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