Plainville Town Council

Open Issues: 27 Closed Issues: 12 Acknowledged Issues: 0
Watching issues created after: 2011-03-10

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  • 1 21 East St Plainville, CT - Plainville
    The railroad crossings at East St. and East Main St. have become very dangerous for motorcycles and can be very damaging on cars. The rail mats have raised several inches in some spots and the road is in even worse shape. Please fix before a car is heavily damaged or worse, a motorcyclist is killed.
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  • 492 East St plainville, CT - Plainville
    I have had many problems with my apartment on 492 east st. mold,electrical outlets exposed, kitchen floors so marred,and unkempt, promises things would get fixed, and never did. I requested a Plainville Health Inspector to visit my apartment and check my ongoing mold problem,electrical, and more only to be treated rudely and basically accused , that I have caused these problems. Come to find out the Health Inspector and my Landlord are good friends. All I wanted and desired is to be given a unbiased report, that was not the case,the under handedness that goes on with some town offical's has been over looked for a long time. How many more tenants where given faulty, and inaccurate reports,because of the old buddy system, I believe that some kind of investigation should occur to make sure everything is on the up and up, and that hopefully some time soon a Inspector can come to a location with no preconceived ideas of the tenant, because the Inspector forewarned the landlord, This is just another abuse of power in this town. Because its all about who you know. and that's a shame.
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  • The Old Chung Property On New Britain Ave. Plainville, CT - Plainville
    How long have we had to endure the continued decay and all encompassing blight that is the old Chung property? How much longer will we have to sit back and watch our town officials do absolutely nothing about it. When it was sold at auction in March of 2011, we were told that
    clean up of the property would begin over the upcoming summer. Now, as a second
    summer is about to come to a close we
    have seen absolutely no progress in seeing this blight come to an end. Yes there were legal delays and the economy remains sluggish. However, the new owners have responsibilities both legal and moral to take proper care of their property. I chuckled when I saw their big move was to put up a sign promising that a new retail center would be coming soon. I laughed even harder when I saw the sign become quickly overgrown by brush within a few weeks. Recently, somebody mowed away the obscuring brush covering the sign but left the disgusting mess behind the fence untouched. Isn't this the very least a safety issue. The buildings on the property have been abandoned for at least a dozen years. There are broken windows and the plywood put in place to "secure" the area is falling down. What if a child or group of teen agers were to get on the property and get hurt. Well, the finger pointing would certainly begin then. Even sadder is the lack of response from our local government and town officials. I always wondered why they seemed so afraid to confront this issue when Mr. Chung held the property. Yet they display the same intrepidation with the new owners. It is truly sad and it is becoming the symbol of our town.
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  • Connecticut 72 Plainville, CT - Plainville
    A newly completed road without the ability for cyclists to activate signal change riding east or west on E. Main St. (Forestville) or Forestville Ave. (Plainville). There does exist a pole mounted button, but it is located on the north side of the roadway, adjacent to a sidewalk. By the time a cyclist headed west dismounts to activate the button and gets back on the bike, the signal will change from green to red for the cyclist half way through this already wide and dangerous intersection.
    Can the trip wires in the paving be made to activate an automatic change at the traffic controller at this intersection?
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  • 580 Camp St Bristol, CT 06010, USA - Plainville
    Town of Bristol needs to put a STOP sign on the intersection of Camp St and Florence Ln and Quail Hollow Ln. When everybody comes up the hill from route 6 they speed like daemons, and a few accidents already happened within the past couple of years because of the speeding. When people are trying to come onto Camp St they have to be very careful, they cannot see the cars coming from route 6 and when they do it’s too late because they are speeding. Within 12 months two cars landed in someone’s yard because of a car crash caused by speeding. Please put a STOP sign fast before someone else gets killed.
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  • Interstate 84 Plainville/New Britian, CT - Plainville
    pot hole big enough to "eat/crash" a motorcycle or compact car with narrow tires. 3-4' long, 10"-12" wide 4"-6"+ deep. where the Crooked St entrance ramp meets I-84 E on the line between rt and middle lanes
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  • Railroad Crossing East Main St., Plainville, CT - Plainville
    Diagonal railroad tracks dangerous to cross for bicyclists.
    To cross safely a cyclist must swerve dangerously into heavy traffic on state route 372 to approach track at 90 angle.
    Designs for paved safe crossings to the side are available and should be constructed before serious injury and potential law suits develop.
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  • 2-46 Betsy Road Plainville, Connecticut - Plainville
    the ppd has got to stop the speeders especially during am and pm rush hours.
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  • Pearl St Plainville , Connecticut - Plainville
    The pot holes on pearl st are absolutely ridiculous! Also the two street light at the end of the street are out. The one on the corner of pearl st and west pearl st. Then the one completely at the end of the street by the apartments!
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  • City Plainville, CT - Plainville
    Visiting your city recently, I noticed very few of these flags displayed @ residences, commercial properties and even gov't buildings. What am I to think of this? Lack of patriotism? I'm befuddled. We are devoutly praying for your beautiful state in the path of this monster storm. Be brave and keep faith! God be with y'all.
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  • 100 Northampton Ln plainville, Connecticut - Plainville
    Northampton Ln in Plainville needs to be fully repaved instead of dry patching it is way to rough towards the end where the town dug up to build new condos in the area was never paved correctly. Have to drive on opposite side of road to avoid damage to my car by those moon craters thanks.
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    Northampton Lane Plainville, Connecticut - Plainville
    This street has been in need of a good paving job for years now. Years of patching potholes has made it quite bumpy and unsightly. Please consider looking at it and budgeting for this.
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