Historic trust to fete building 'preservation'
Published 5:08 pm, Wednesday, June 12, 2013
The New Milford Trust for Historic Preservation will present two preservation awards for 2013 Sunday at 1 p.m. at The Silo on Upland Road.
the structure using materials similar to its original construction.
47 Bridge Street, the building now housing the town's Parks & Recreation Department offices, will receive a brass plaque.
The 1935 building, constructed as a United States Post Office by the federal government, is one of a few structures remaining in the town from that period. Its exterior has been restored by the town to a period look.
-- Susan Tuz