Ex- fish market looking for new lease on life

There are 4 comments on the Feb 17, 2008, Connecticut Post story titled Ex- fish market looking for new lease on life. In it, Connecticut Post reports that:

A Route 59 building that once housed Swanson's Fish Market is being renovated for new retail or medical office use.

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Mindful

Southbury, CT

#1 Feb 18, 2008
I just hope they keep in mind the ingress and egress. This property is right at one of the most dangerous intersections in town. Just as Rite Aid has two entrances/exits (Main ST. and Rt. 59) this new building should be sure to put one at 59 and one at Hattertown. Although I'm always consciencous of environmental issues... I don't think that is the biggest concern here; more concerning is the volume of traffic entering the major roadway at the intersection. Even with the small farm stand the traffic exiting the business was hazardous. Too many accidents are happening along this roadway. The P&Z needs to be mindful of the volume and speed of traffic along route 25 and rethink it's economic development plan since this community was originally a rural area with small businesses dotting the road. There are more cars going faster now with widened roads. Setbacks and ingress/egress needs to be considered for everyones' safety as this community grows.
Grandma

Newtown, CT

#2 Feb 18, 2008
My grandson used to court a girl that smelled like that fish market.
Lisa

Haddam, CT

#3 Feb 18, 2008
hey grandma

You are too much you got me here LMAO. Thanks I needed that..

Lisa
Grandma

Canterbury, CT

#6 Oct 18, 2011
Hi Lisa. How are you?

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