Chatham Square Association

Fair Haven is a Diverse Community with a Rich History and a Beautiful Waterfront

Telephone: (203) 936-9459







May 15, 2019 ~ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

The Mary Wade Home  

     Attending Lee Cruz, S. Esposito, L. Hottin, P. Kane, M. Moran, K. Morrison, S. Regan

  • Welcome & Introductions  – David Weinreb, Facilitator
  • Finance Report – Lauren B. Daughter born 5/1/19. $14,875. In bank. Urban Specialists, Yale, Graustein Fndtn, Beckerman Fndtn donations. Expenses for Riverfest coming up and donation to Mary Wade. $100 donation to Library program.
  • Health & Wellness (Interested in working on health\wellness issues? Contact Mary Ann at or Lee (203-668-7074)
    • Urban Trail Update – video about Trail to be made by Am. Pub. Health Assoc. Conference
    • Community gardens and Greenspace projects– Maryann: Columbus School garden already producing. Library Garden thriving.
  • Economic & Community Dev. (Interested in this work group? Contact Christel at
    • Riverfest: 5/18, Rain date 5/19, volunteers needed, please help spread the word
    • Report on Community Soup Night
    • Community Dining Out Night -6-8pm Wed. 5/29: J&J Dominican Restaurant,244 Grand Av
    • Other Econ & Community Development activities:
  • FH Community Mgt. Team- David. Next meeting 6pm 6/6, Fair Haven Library
  • Library Report – Kirk:
    • Program with Edgar Miranda-Rodriguez author, "La Borinquena" update
    • IMLS National Award! May have celebration. June 20 catered party at library.
  •  Police\Safety: Lt. Mark O’Neill 203.589.1688 /NHPD non-emergency 203.946.6316
  •   Historic District - Patricia: Proposed demolition & construction, Howe St. Join Friends of Dwight Historic District at Historic District Comm. Hearing at City Hall on June 12 at 6 PM.
  • Need for Notice to Neighborhoods; proposed development,
  • 904 Quinnipiac Ave proposed rental development and impact on both sides of the river.
  • Heights Development project on the Bridge has been canceled.
  • Invitation to Olivia Martson to present to CSNA in June.
  • Website report: Lee – Support our contributors, website content available in multiple languages
  • Old Business:
    • Meeting with Mayor Harp 5/30 at 4:45 PM re: Strong School District on Grand Avenue: Development Criteria developed from community meetings.
    • relocation and/ or donation of CSNA Art equipment and supplies
  • New Business:
    • FREE Swimming every Wed. 5-8pm, John Martinez School
    • Mary Wade Parade 10-1pm, Friday May 24. Renovating apartments in the area. Applied for $47 million for 84 unit assisted living units at market rates.
    • $125,000 raised recently at Wine Event.
    • Fair Haven Mgt Team meets 1st Thursday of each month at the Fair Haven Library.
    • Additional activities and event info & updates on:

Save the Dates for these CSNA meetings:

Jun. Joan B.H. Jul. Margaret D.   Aug. facilitator   Spt. MaryAnn M     Oct. Sue R.   Nov. facilitator needed   Dec. Holiday Potluck Dinner

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