Westport considers tall building ordinance

A hearing was held tonight in Westport regarding zoning that would allow taller buildings to be built in the town's downtown area.

Town resident Lisa Wexler is leading the fight against the zoning change. She says she has started a petition against the proposed zoning change.

The new rules would allow construction of a six-story building to house a new movie theater and other businesses.

sorry to interrupt
your first 5 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 5 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 5 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login, create an account or subscribe to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."