Oxford barn facing the wrecking ball

Oxford barn facing the wrecking ball

There are 4 comments on the Connecticut Post story from Oct 5, 2008, titled Oxford barn facing the wrecking ball. In it, Connecticut Post reports that:

An old barn off Oxford Road, a vacant relic of the late 1800s, makes Sally D'Souza reflect on the town's agrarian roots.

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Roosevelt, NY

#1 Oct 5, 2008
What,s Oxford going to look like in 10-20
years?? too much to soon! 67 can,t handle
all the traffic now, maybe they will do a
route 7 thing?
Oxford Taxpayer

Marion, CT

#2 Oct 5, 2008
How about Oxford taking the barn and adding it to the Historical House that they moved last year? Why should another town take it?
Also-why does Oxford need another medical plaza on Rte 67? There are already empty office spaces up and down that road. This is also the first I heard of this medical plaza; the town administration seems to keep these sort of things under the rug...will Oxford officials wake up and start putting some sort of plan in place to perserve our town?
Miss the water

Rockville, MD

#3 Oct 5, 2008
When the well runs dry.
NO respect for what Connecticut towns really were..today they are just crass ugly commercial crap!
Trumbull Resident

Trumbull, CT

#4 Oct 6, 2008
What a shame!! Another 8.5 acres of open space, plus two historic buildings, gone to greedy developers.

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