New Haven: History

The following articles are intended to shed some light on the factors that have influenced New Haven’s development over its nearly four hundred year history and help explain how the city has arrived to where it is today.

Four Centuries of Regional Change

Paradise Lost: New Haven’s Urbanism

Neighborhood Perception: Newhallville and Goatville

Review: A New Haven Shorefront Masterplan for 2038

The Enduring Legacy of Community Opposition to Urban Renewal (coming soon…)

A Company Town in the 21st Century (coming soon…)

The Role of Zoning in Fostering Integrated Communities (coming soon…)