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Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Hartford Mayor Defends Raises

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra is defending his own pay raise and that of his chief of staff.


(Courtesy Senate Democrats)

Hartford Officials Join New Haven In Call For Red Light Cameras

Hartford officials are joining New Haven in urging the Connecticut General Assembly to legalize cameras at traffic lights to catch red light runners.


(AP Photo/Jessica Hill)

“Occupy Hartford” Told To Disperse

“Occupy Hartford” protesters are being asked to leave by this evening.


Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Incumbent Mayors Win Primary Challenges in Hartford, New Haven

The mayors of Hartford and New Haven beat back primary challenges as voters in 21 Connecticut municipalities chose Republican and Democratic candidates to face off in the general election Nov. 8.


(Photo Courtesy Office of the Mayor)

Segarra Seeks Air Jamaca Hub For Bradley, More Caribbean Trade

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra says he wants to build on the connections of the city’s fast-growing West Indian population to boost economic ties with Caribbean nations.


Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Running Out Of Places To Put Plowed Snow, Hartford Declares Emergency

Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra has declared a state of emergency because of record snowfall this month, and he’s asking the state for help in clearing snow and ice from city streets.


Hartford Public Safety Complex beam signing, Jan. 11, 2011.  Photo courtesy city spokesperson Sarah Barr.

“Topping Off” At Safety Complex

Hartford’s new Public Safety Complex on High Street reached a milestone Monday with the “topping off” ceremony for the $77 million dollar project.


Segarra to Run for Full Term

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) – Hartford Mayor Pedro Segarra says he has had a change of plans and now intends to run for a full term. The former city council president said after he was sworn […]


Demolition Underway on Notorious Building

Demolition is underway at the former H.B. Davis Building on Hartford’s Main Street,  the so-called “Butt Ugly” building whose redevelopment figured in the corruption trial of former Mayor Eddie Perez. Mayor Pedro Segarra said tearing […]