Aerial view of the Downtown and South End neighborhoods of Stamford with Long Island in the distance. As of May 16, 2012, a decision was reached by the city's charter revision committee to combine the paid and volunteer fire departments into one combination fire department, known as the Stamford Fire Department. If you have a girl to go out with me, you would be my wife's date and the four of us will meet and hopefully have a good time. Come see why we the Talk of the Town! According to the , the population of the city is 122,643. This seven-acre, waterfront park includes ball fields, a playground, walking trails, and picnic areas. According to the State Department of Education, in the 2004-05 academic year, 42. The 83-acre 340,000 m 2 , once a farm and then an enormous factory site Stamford Manufacturing Company , offers visitors a choice of beaches as well as picnic grounds and bluffs.
Customer order: received Mid October, 2015, enjoyed for a couple months before winter set in! Budgeting and districting of the various fire departments throughout the city has been unstable since 2007, due to an extended legal conflict between the volunteer departments and the Malloy administration. At night, due to the absence of lighting, visibility on the Merritt Parkway is relatively poor. Hurricane landfalls have occurred along the Connecticut coast in 1903, 1938, 1944, 1954 Carol , 1960 Donna , 1985 Gloria. The city also has several private schools, including , Villa Maria School, and Bi-Cultural Jewish Day School, , and The Long Ridge School as well as two state charter schools: Trailblazers Academy Charter Middle School and Stamford Academy Charter High School, both operated by human services nonprofit Domus. Stamford boasts miles of accessible shoreline for recreation as well as two public beaches. Main article: Stamford's cluster of corporate headquarters includes a number of , , and companies.
Local Camping Resource Campgrounds Local is an extensive collection campsites and campgrounds in local areas throughout the United States. One of the traits that stands out about Stamford is that it is a nautical city. The main terminal is adjacent to the train station on State Street, under the I-95 highway. It is the home of the Stamford Youth Hockey Association. Two smaller train stations in Stamford are and , both a part of the.
Tropical Storm Irene 2011 also caused moderate damage along the Connecticut coast, as did Hurricane Sandy which made landfall in New Jersey in 2012. Reload this Yelp page and try your search again. This means that parts of Stamford touch the ocean, or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Courtland Avenue serves the Glenbrook neighborhood and continues towards the town of. This type of public transportation is a benefit to everyone in the Stamford area by reducing both traffic and air pollution. There is also plenty of other locations perfect for longer vacations.
The University of Connecticut's is located in a large modern building in downtown that opened in 1998 after extensive renovations to an abandoned former store that closed in 1990. Aside from Police Headquarters, located at 805 Bedford St. Current time in both locations is 7:28 pm. Stamford incorporated as a city in 1893. A new police headquarters is currently being constructed adjacent to the current one, and it is expected to open at the end of 2018.
Stamford is tied with for the U. Refresh this Yelp page and try your search again. Our district townhome apartments, with cozy front porches, welcome you into a home where warmth and charm mingle with all the modern conveniences you desire. This turn key townhouse contemporary condo has an open floor plan. Many large retail stores, such as which is also headquartered in Stamford and have moved in, along with multiple companies including , , , and the headquarters of Now , and. A language other than English is spoken at home by 45% of the population.
Close the Settings tab, reload this Yelp page, and try your search again. Check out our hotel recommendations: Sandy Hook Mixed precipitation today and Sunday, with high temperatures rising to 52°F on Sunday. Lower crime rates in Stamford are attributed to the city's robust economic growth in recent decades. Time spent calling me is time spend in a great fashion! This includes sights like the scenic shoreline or even a country drives. There is plenty of shopping around town with many antique stores. Nestled in a quiet area of Stamford, the rolling hills and tree-lined streets of Rippowam Park add a country feeling to this residential rental community. Bus service runs along major arterial roads through the towns of , , and.
It is also home to one of the best collegiate schools in the world, Stanford University. Stroll over to our beautiful new clubhouse to enjoy planned social and recreational activities with fellow residents. It was joined in 1992 by the Rich Forum, another downtown venue. Late day thundershowers are common in the hottest months June, July, August, September , despite the mostly sunny skies. The accusations were less fanatical and smaller-scale but also grew to prominence through gossip and hysterics. Stamford exits on the Merritt Parkway are 33-35, and exit 36 is just over the border in New Canaan. Look forward to talking to you.
This 1 owner bike was originally sold and serviced by Stamford Boss Hoss. . Stamford has wonderful options for the single professional and families. I'm not your average every day miss. The Avon Theatre Film Center, a two-screen nonprofit movie house focusing on first-run independent movies, is located on Bedford Street.
South End features a large historic district, and some of Harbor Point is included. Most traffic via Route 1 is short distance or fairly local, yet vehicles have utilized Route 1 during times of heavy congestion on I-95 as a re-route. Stamford, and the state of Connecticut itself, are packed full of activities for families, kids, or young adults. Like much of coastal Connecticut, Long Island, and coastal New Jersey, the growing season is rather long in Stamford - averaging 210 days from April 8 to November 5 according to the National Weather Service in Bridgeport. Since 1982, Captain's Cove Seaport has grown from a vacant lot and handful of slips to one of Connecticut's premier tourist attraction, The Aquarium inspires people of all ages to appreciate Long Island Sound through living exhibits, marine science, and environmental education. Stamford, like the rest of coastal Connecticut, lies in the broad transition zone between the continental climates of New England and southeast Canada to the north, and the milder temperate and subtropical climates to the south. Approximately 30 miles 50 kilometers from , Stamford is in the which is a part of the Greater.