Saybrook, CT, to Get Town Dock Upgrade

Ferry Road Dock, photo by ##http://soundbounder.blogspot.com/## Matt Housekeeper, Soundbounder##

TheDay.com: Deteriorating dock pilings, decking in poor shape-these are the working conditions faced by those commercial fisherman and lobstermen who have called the town’s Ferry Road dock their home-base. But, with luck, these conditions could soon disappear.

SAT map Ferry Dock

The dock’s repair has long been sought by members of the town’s Harbor Management Commission.

The project wasn’t delayed due to a lack of funding; the town about 6 years ago sought and received a $250,000 federal Small Town Economic Assistance Program (STEAP) grant to offset some of the dock repair and upgrade costs.

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Ferry Road Dock, photo by ##http://soundbounder.blogspot.com/## Matt Housekeeper, Soundbounder##

The Day: Connecticut

Invitation to Bid on Town Dock: PDF

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