PEDRO E. SEGARRA
MAYOR SEGARRA, CITY OFFICIALS,
TO BREAK GROUND ON NEW CVS PHARMACY
Will Create 40 Jobs and Develop a Long-Vacant Parcel
--- MEDIA ADVISORY---
WHO: Mayor Pedro E. Segarra
Thomas Deller, Director of Development Services, and other City Officials
Julio Mendoza, Executive Director, Spanish America Merchants Association (SAMA)
Gregg Nanni, Lead Manager for 150 Washington Street, LLC
Doug Murray, Project Manager from Gershmann/Brown
Representatives from Fortunato Construction
WHAT: Ground Breaking Ceremony for the construction of a new CVS Pharmacy
WHEN: Monday, May 21 at 11:15AM.
WHERE: 150 Washington Street
Hartford, CT 06106
WHY: Mayor Segarra will be joined by Julio Mendoza from SAMA, City officials and other project stakeholders to celebrate the development of a new CVS Pharmacy at 150 Washington Street. This project, which will create 40 permanent jobs, will include the demolition of the current structure and the construction of a new 13,000 square foot store. The parcel has been vacant for over 20 years. The Mayor will be joined by Gregg Nanni, Operations Manager for 150 Washington Street, LLC, the owner and developer; developers Gershmann/Brown and project manager Doug Murray; and a representative from Fortunato Construction.
PeoplesBank of Holyoke, MA provided financing for the project and Attorney John Kindl, a partner from the Hartford office of Pullman & Comley, assisted in the closing.
** PLEASE NOTE, THERE WILL BE CONSTRUCTION EQUIPMENT ON SITE, SO PLEASE TAKE CARE TO
WATCH YOUR STEP AND TAKE OTHER NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS **
For more information, please contact Jared Kupiec, Acting Director of Communications and New Media for the City of Hartford, at 860-692-2711.
For Immediate Release: May 19, 2012
Jared W. Kupiec
Chief of Staff & Acting Director of Communications & New Media
Mayor Pedro E. Segarra
City of Hartford
550 Main Street
Hartford, CT 06103