Sadie Bograd
Staff Reporter
Sadie Bograd covers City Hall. She is also a producer on the podcast Full Disclosure. She is a first year from Kentucky in Davenport College prospectively majoring in Urban Studies.
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Many New Haveners to see property tax increases after revaluation

In his budget for the fiscal year 2022-23, the mayor is proposing a five year phase-in for the tax increase — however, some are still concerned about the impact it will have on homeowners and renters.

Acting New Haven Police Chief Renee Dominguez asked to step down by state judge, accused of illegally occupying role

A judge ordered NHPD Acting Chief Renee Dominguez to vacate her role in accordance with the city charter following a lawsuit brought against her.

Two New Haveners join race for state treasurer

Karen DuBois-Walton and Erick Russell say they’re ready to manage Connecticut’s finances.

GreenSkills program provides street trees, second chances

William Tisdale arrived at Gateway Community College early on a Tuesday morning to plant trees. The job was strenuous and the weather was rainy, but […]

Municipal employees union demands new contract after two years with little progress

Members of Local 884 raised concerns about unresponsive city administrators and inadequate pay at a City Services and Environmental Policy committee meeting.

Full Disclosure: Expectations vs. Reality

Seven students discuss how their experiences at Yale have been different from what they’d predicted. Learn more about impostor syndrome, choosing classes, and which residential […]

Police, fire, library request increased funding in mayor’s budget

The agencies outlined their calls for increased resources at a finance committee meeting Wednesday night.

Laura Brown is ready to collaborate in City Plan Department

The new City Plan Director wants to increase the department’s community engagement and regional partnerships.

“A basic, fundamental need”: residents want increased investment in housing

The Sisters in Diaspora Collective and other advocacy groups say more American Rescue Plan funds should go to rent subsidies and public housing.

Full Disclosure: Sick at Yale

Yale undergraduate students detail their experiences with going to Yale Health, getting Dean’s Excuses, and being productive when ill. Content warning: This episode contains sensitive […]

City hears public testimony about phasing out gas-powered leaf blowers

Residents expressed concerns about the health and environmental impacts of the machines.