DMSSD Board of Commissioners Changes Meeting Location

Effective June 25, 2014, the location of all meetings of the Downtown Manchester Special Services District Board of Commissioners has been changed to Axis901, 901 Main Street, Manchester, CT except if otherwise noted.

DMSSD Elects New Board of Commissioners

On May 7, 2014 Downtown Manchester Special Services District property owners and business lessees elected a new Board of Commissioners to serve from June 2014 through May 2016. The Board of Commissioners is the executive body governing the day-to-day operations of the District. The Board makes administrative decisions and establishes or interprets policies of the District.

The new commissioners were seated on June 4 and at which time they elected officers to serve for the two-year term. A list of commissioners and officers is as follows:

Donald A. DuBaldo, Chair
Property Owner

Stephen J. Carter, Vice Chair
Property Owner

Nicholas DuBaldo, Secretary
Business Lessee

William Bayer
Business Lessee

George R. Dorin
Property Owner

Edward Firestone
Property Owner

John G. Tunila, Esq.
Property Owner

Robert Mahoney
Property Owner

Mark Pellegrini, Director – Director of Planning & Economic Development Town of Manchester

April DiFalco, President – Greater Manchester Chamber of Commerce.

Sweets for the Street – New Bakery Opens in Downtown Manchester

Downtown Manchester is pleased to welcome a new business, The Bread Box Bakery and Pastry Shop, to the Downtown. Located at 856 Main St. the new bakery offers a full array of cakes, pastries, flans and other delicious baked good as well as sandwiches. Patrons can enjoy coffee and their choice of sweet at the shop or take their goodies to go.

Owners Carlos and Nereida Ortiz plan to be open Mon. thru Fri. from 5AM to 6PM; Sat. from 6AM to 6PM and Sunday from 7AM to3PM. For more information contact the shop at 860 783-5851.