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Parade Project

The transformation of Union Plaza to the new Parade Plaza was a project designed to expand and open a wide public space in front of H.H. Richardson’s Union Station to encourage pedestrian traffic; create an open link between the parking garage and the downtown business district; and provide greater public safety around New London’s busy transportation center.



October 26, 2008

The first week of construction removed the over-grown trees to provide a hint of what is to come…

Opening up views of Union Station from upper State Street   A view of the lovely buildings along the South side of State Street   A view up State Street from Union Station

November 12, 2008

  The bridge is gone   Union Station revealed  

November 25, 2008

New site for Nathan Hale Schoolhouse and glass-enclosed elevator for the garage

January 6, 2009

On it's way to a new home - and clearing the views to State Street

March 23, 2009


August 28, 2009


February 16, 2010

Parade Feb 2010   Parade February 2010
Parade February 2010

May 2010

3 views of Parade Plaza
June 2010

Summer 2011



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