Cumberland Farms

  • Cumberland Farms application withdrawn

    Cumberland Farms application withdrawn

    Updated, 9:45 p.m., Norwalk Preservation Trust plan. NORWALK, Conn. – The controversial Cumberland Farms application for Main Street has been withdrawn, according to Norwalk Planning and Zoning Director Steven Kleppin. The application, which involved demolishing four dilapidated historic homes, was withdrawn Tuesday afternoon, he said in an email.

  • Norwalk Zoners given earful in opposition to Cumberland Farms plan

    Norwalk Zoners given earful in opposition to Cumberland Farms plan

    NORWALK, Conn. — Two phrases dominated Wednesday’s last-minute uprising in opposition to a Cumberland Farms on Main Street. One was, “How would you feel?” The other was, “I-95 rest stop.” Neighbors joined community activists to implore the Zoning Commission to turn down the proposal to replace four dilapidated historic homes with a six gas pump-Cumby’s, their pained…

  • Cumberland Farms plan to demolish ‘historic homes’ draws pushback

    Updated, 10:12 a.m.: Additional information. NORWALK, Conn. — The Cumberland Farms on Main Street would be replaced with a dramatically larger store and four dilapidated historic homes would be demolished, under a proposal under consideration by the Norwalk Zoning Commission. While Attorney Joseph Williams told the Commission on Oct. 18 that this would be a…