Stratford Army Engine Plant goes to auction

The federal government has put former Stratford Army Engine Plant back on the auction block.The site along the Housatonic River was sold for $9.6 million

STRATFORD - The federal government has put former Stratford Army Engine Plant back on the auction block.

The site along the Housatonic River was sold for $9.6 million in 2008 to a developer who wanted to turn it into a movie studio, but the deal fell through when funding could not be secured.

The new buyer would have to clean up the site.

The auction's scheduled for Jan. 27.

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