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Shippan Point Association 2016 Annual Meeting

The 2016 Annual Meeting was held on May 25, at the Stamford Yacht Club. After conducting the Association’s business, including the election of new directors and a recap of the year’s activities from President Debbie Kniffin and Treasurer Charlie Dill, our guest speaker Captain Eric Nutt, Harbor Master, City of Stamford regaled the audience with tales of Stamford Harbor from the perspective of a man who has been on the water his entire life.  Everyone in Shippan, members and non-members included are welcome to attend the Annual Meeting.  We encourage everyone to attend and consider becoming more involved in neighborhood activities, including the Shippan Point Association!

Shippan Point Association 2015 Annual Meeting Recap

Our Annual Meeting was held on May 27, 2015 at the Stamford Yacht Club. Our guest speaker was Wes Haynes, Executive Director of Stamford’s Historic Neighborhood Preservation Program.  Wes is a Stamford native raised in Shippan with thirty-five years professional experience in historic preservation with the New York Landmarks Conservancy, Preservation League of New York State, New Jersey Historic Trust and as a consultant to architectural firms in restoration and adaptive use projects.  He is currently a circuit rider with the Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation as well as Executive Director of Stamford’s Historic Neighborhood Preservation Program.  Wes treated those attending the Annual Meeting to a presentation on the very early history of Shippan Point.  If you are interested in contacting Wes Haynes about your home’s historical background, or you have information to share with him, he can be reached at:

Wes Haynes, Circuit Rider
Connecticut Trust for Historic Preservation

940 Whitney Ave.
Hamden, CT 06517

Tel. 203-314-3808 (mobile)
E-mail: weshaynes@outlook.com