Meriden 2020, Bringing It Together

Demo ceremony to be held at the former RJ building May 5, 2017

The City of Meriden is hosting a demolition ceremony at the former Record Journal building, located at 11 Crown Street, Meriden CT, on Friday, May 5 at 11 AM.
The event will begin with a brief speakers program with key project partners followed by a ceremonial demolition.  

Special guests include:
Mayor Kevin Scarpati and members of the Meriden City Council
Congresswoman Elizabeth Esty, US House of Representatives Suzanne Piacentini, Field Office Director, US Department of Housing 
and Urban Development
Tim Sullivan, Deputy Commissioner, CT Dept. of Economic and Community Development
Elliot White, President and Publisher, RJ Media Group
Manafort Brothers, Inc. demolition contractor
Tighe & Bond, Licensed Environmental Professional
The Michaels Organization, Preferred Site Developer

Media inquiries may be directed to the City of Meriden Economic Development Department at (203) 630 4151.  Additional information on the demolition and remediation project can be found here: