Jacob Leibenluft
City seeks final plan for sewage

New Haven officials hope to finalize in the next month a controversial plan to change how the city’s waste treatment is managed, setting up a […]

For mayor, a tough race looms

As waiters serving lobster and shrimp return to the kitchen at Valbella in Riverside, Conn., John DeStefano begins to explain why he wants to be […]

Colleges’ property values vary

Berkeley, Branford, Saybrook and Silliman could all be worth as much as $20 million on the open market, according to city of New Haven data. […]

City seeks budget assistance

While Yale engages in talks with the city of New Haven over increasing its voluntary payments to local government, city officials are exploring the possibility […]

Mayor presses police to okay new contract

With the outcome of today’s vote by Yale’s police union on a recently negotiated contract still uncertain, New Haven Mayor John DeStefano Jr. is pressing […]

Students may evade car tax

As New Haven begins a crackdown on local residents who evade paying property taxes on their cars, some city officials say another group is not […]

Bill reducing federal aid to Ivies stalled

While a House bill with a provision that could reduce federal aid to some Ivy League schools has stalled for the year, Congressional aides and […]

City may seek more money

Yale is currently engaging in preliminary discussions with New Haven officials over a possible increase in its voluntary payments to the city, which would be […]

Debate centers on hospital union

The continuing dispute over the unionization of workers at Yale-New Haven Hospital — accompanied by a series of well-publicized investigations into its financial practices — […]

New Haven to vote on Conn. tax reform

New Haven voters will consider a ballot question calling for tax reform this November, despite an unexpectedly contentious debate on the Board of Aldermen Tuesday […]

DeStefano to face three challengers for mayor

Two former aldermen and another long-time city employee are preparing to challenge New Haven Mayor John DeStefano Jr. when he seeks a seventh term as […]