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CSNA is an all-volunteer group of residents and business people creating and sustaining community and pride in Fair Haven. Made up of residents of all ages, races, and ethnicities CSNA supports activities for children and families, organizes social gatherings, supports local businesses and addresses community concerns.
For over a decade we have we have planned our community building events at a retreat in January. The list of events linked here represents the 2019 plan. The plan is developed by residents in collaboration and with the support of local nonprofits, local businesses and our local library. All events are subject to change. Please check the events calendar on this site for the updates and additional information.
You can join CSNA by becoming a member on this website. Attending meetings and events is the best way to get to know us; we recommend a Soup Night or a Dining Out Night as a starter event. Contributions to CSNA are welcome but not required.
Contact Us: If you have questions, or to arrange a tour of Fair Haven you can reach us at ChathamSquareNeighborhood at gmail.com or at (203) 936-9459.
Your support and the contributions of the businesses and nonprofits listed in the column on the right makes this website and our community activities possible. Please do not forget to let contributors know that we appreciate their support.
Your tax deductible donation can be made via the United Way of Greater New Haven. In the memo line write: CSNA to make sure they know that your donation is designated to our neighborhood. Thank you for your support.
The greatness of a community is most accurately measured by the compassionate actions of its members ~ Coretta Scott King
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One of the marvelous things about community is that it enable us to welcome and help people in a way that we couldn't as individuals. When we pool our strengths and share the work and responsibility we can welcome many people ~ Jean Vanier
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Every time we decrease children's opportunity for free play by increasing time at school or some other adult-directed activities, we reduce further their opportunities to control their own lives, to learn that they ar not simply victims of circumstance and powerful others ~ Peter Gray
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We oppose the granting of a special Permit by the City of New Haven to allow for the acceptance and transfer of putrescible (nasty household garbage) municipal solid waste at 19 Wheeler St- Murphy Rd Recycling. New Haven has a municipal wast transfer station in which all of New Havens waste must go by State law.
The neighborhood in which this facility is proposed, is the most heavily pollution burdened neighborhood in the City and one of the poorest. 84 % are minority and 41%…Continue
November 22, 2019
I hope this letter finds you well. As your neighbor, we would like to keep you apprised as to the construction that has begun on Pine Street and Clinton Avenue.
The Mary Wade Home, Inc. has been approved to build an 84-unit Assisted Living building. The new construction will be located on Clinton Avenue, between Grafton and Pine Streets. The new address will be 138 Clinton Avenue. We are estimating it will be…Continue
Chatham Square Neighborhood Assoc. Meeting – September 18, 2019
Attending: Susan Regan (Facilitator), Lee Cruz, Lauren Bisio, David Weinreb, MaryAnn Moran , Lisa Hottin
Welcome & Introductions: Susan Regan opened the meeting at 6:04 pm.
Finance Report – Lee Cruz began the report and Lauren Bisio completed it noting that that there was a balance of $14,600 in the account. There are…Continue
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