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Environmental Counsel to $1.6 Billion "Utopia Studios" Development

Town of Preston, Connecticut

Represent the Town of Preston providing environmental advice on one of the largest private developments proposed in Connecticut, including evaluation and assessment of environmental risks, and negotiating environmental protections in agreements with preferred developer. Counsel is in relation to the municipality's development agreement with Utopia Studios, Ltd. proposed development of a $1,600,000,000 project to include movie studios, hotels and a theme park.  The project is located on the now-abandoned site of the former Norwich State Hospital.

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