Construction on American Mural Project continues

The site of the American Mural Project, 74 Whiting St., is currently under construction. Photo by Shaw Israel Izikson

WINSTED —  Construction on the American Mural Project (AMP)  at 74 Whiting St. is moving along, according to founder Ellen Griesedieck.

AMP in 2006 purchased the old Winsted Hosiery factory.

The project continued to be under development. Completion dates and goals were set but moved forward in order for AMP to raise funds for the renovation of the old factory buildings.

In August 2014, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy announced the state would award AMP a $1 million challenge grant.

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