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Against the Proposed Darien Checkout Bag Restrictions: Bruce Orr

Bruce Ohr
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Bruce Orr, a former town official and a biologist with a career in the energy, chemicals, “and, yes, the recycling industry,” gave these remarks at the Feb. 6 public hearing on proposed town-wide restrictions on stores giving customers bags at checkout. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Opinions on the Proposed Checkout Bag Ordinance: First in a Series

Checkout Bag Ordinance comments Olena Czebiniak
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Darienite will be publishing statements from more than two dozen of Darien residents and others about the new proposal to forbid local stores from providing some disposable plastic bags at checkout and provide reusable bags instead. Here are two statements given at a recent public hearing held Feb. 6. Darienite will be publishing other statements from the meeting (slightly changed, mostly for style purposes or speaking mistakes). (more…) Continue Reading →

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Parking Restricted in Darien Library Lot Starting Monday, Feb 18

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Starting Monday and continuing through mid-June, the parking lot at Darien Library could be more difficult to park in — and impossible for some when popular events are going on. New wells are being drilled under the parking lot for the library’s geothermal heating and cooling system, and that will take up some parking spaces at various spots. “We will have a parking attendant to help direct traffic during days with significant programs or high traffic,” the library recently announced. (more…) Continue Reading →

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