Preserve Remington Woods. This rare, living forest community, in Bridgeport and Stratford CT. is threatened with destruction. Win Win - Preserve the entire Woods and use the many vacant, commercial buildings in the area for expanded commerce instead.
Forest, wetlands, meadows and lake, 422 acres, it supports a vibrant diversity of wildlife, from nesting eagles to deer and turtles.
It also supplies life support services to the community, benefiting the health, environment, and quality of life . From higher property values, cleaner air, health, safety, the benefits are numerous and critical. Destroying this rare forest would be a tragedy.
Preserve Remington Woods in it's entirety, as a living forest community of plants and animals, a wildlife and Nature preserve, in it's natural state, in perpetuity, with walking paths, and protected habitat. No development, commercial, or invasive activities. For the health of the city, locality, and the future of the living planet.
Please sign the petition to the Bridgeport City Council, Bridgeport Planning & Zoning Commission, Stratford Zoning Commission, Bridgeport Office of Planning & Economic Development, Bridgeport Department of Land Use Construction Review, Bridgeport Department of Health, Stratford Department of Health, and Stratford Inland Wetland Commission urging them to protect and preserve Remington Woods.