Frog Hollow NRZ

Open Issues: 3 Closed Issues: 337 Acknowledged Issues: 35

The Frog Hollow Neighborhood Revitalization Zone Committee is a quasi-municipal body concerned with the revitalization of the Frog Hollow Neighborhood Revitalization Zone. The Committee’s primary focus is on the blighted and abandoned buildings within the neighborhood revitalization zone (NRZ), but the Committee also addresses those problems that are created by the presence of those deteriorated properties within the NRZ.

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  • 700 Capitol Ave And Highway 84 Overpass near Forest St - Frog Hollow

    There is an illegal trash dumping site under highway 84 and Capitol Ave near Forest St. in Hartford Ct. There are old toilets, tires, construction debris and mattreses. The City of Hartford and the DOT refuse to acknowledge their resposibility to cleaning up this unsitely safety hazard. This area is very close to Hartford High School and is traveled by students. It is also a disturbng eye sore as you enter into the Capitol City. This is the imagine that most people see as they enter and leave into Hartford. The lasting imagine.
    This area is on Capitol Ave under the highway near Hartford HS. This area is extremely dangerous due to uneven spaling concrete sidewalks, no lighting, collaping fences and rats.

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  • Zoning Archived
    866-868 Park Street Hartford, Connecticut - Frog Hollow

    It appears that a chop shop is being run out the back of 866-868 Park Street. Backyard is littered with bicycle parts and a stolen bike was reportedly sold out front.

    This is both a police and a zoning issue.

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  • Speeding Archived
    Putnam Street - Frog Hollow

    School Zone speed limit is never enforced. There are many speeding cars on Putnam Street. Having a few speed bumps and some police presence when the Burns School is in session would help to alleviate this.

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  • 764 Park St Hartford, CT 06106, USA - Frog Hollow

    The gymnasium part of St. Anne's has a fresh batch of graffiti on the side facing Park Street. There has long been some on it, but in recent days a significant more has been added. It's not the type of work that remotely fits into the category of art and should probably be removed.

    Somewhat related -- the gymnasium part of the building is somewhat of an eyesore, as there is just this swath of bleak concrete. Maybe the church could add some planters filled with flowers and plants to this side. It'd make the building look less vacant and probably less appealing as a target for vandals.

    update: as of January 2011 the graffiti is still present

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  • 372-420 Capitol Ave Hartford, CT 06106, USA - Frog Hollow

    In the CT State Dept of Mental Health driveway there is a sinkhole that could seriously damage a vehicle. There's really no warning that it is there and several people have driven into it so far. It's been there for weeks. The State needs to take responsibility and repair this. It's several feet wide and at least a foot deep.

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  • Russ St Hartford, CT - Frog Hollow

    People in cars openly exchanging drugs/money with men on the sidewalk. Open air dealing shows lack of police presence or fear of police action.

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  • 189 Putnam St Hartford, CT - Frog Hollow

    Early this afternoon an out-of-control Acura crashed into (and destroyed) a fire hydrant at the corner of Putnam and Russ-- right in front of Burns elementary school. They've towed away the car but a big puddle of motor oil remains in the gutter as of 1:50 PM.

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  • 1150-1258 Park St Hartford, CT 06106, USA - Frog Hollow

    The grass is so high the city may need a herd of cows to cut it. Never been cut all year so far. Pope Park is a mess but noticed today the city has started to cut the grass at the entrance, but why leave the grass where its been cut? We also noticed along the sidewalk going south in the park to the new playground waist high grass. This is where folks like to sit to watch games being played. No one wants ticks! I know that it this was my property I would get a citation from the city. Are those who make the laws above the law?

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  • Neglect by Landlord Acknowledged
    405 Capitol Avenue Hartford , Connecticut - Frog Hollow

    Property experiencing long-term neglect by landlord. Grass mowed rarely. Bricks desperately need re-pointing...can see water damage. No obvious attempt to deal with loitering in front of building. Graffiti on building ignored.

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  • Trash/Litter Archived
    159 Babcock Street hartford, ct - Frog Hollow

    This property is being neglected (again). Sidewalk and front yard covered with litter. Needs a Spring cleanup!

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  • 98 Columbia Street Hartford, Connecticut - Frog Hollow

    Park in general needs attention. Offensive spray paint message on spray pool.

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  • 390 Capitol Avenue Hartford, CT - Frog Hollow

    Overgrown weeds and litter. Building vacant and draging down the neighborhood. Help please!

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