Throughout the Southside SINA’s housing developments have transformed the physical character of neighborhoods, created rental and home ownership opportunities, and built the stability needed to attract private developers, new homeowners, and renters.
SINA is a partnership between Connecticut's Children's Medical Center, Hartford Hospital, and Trinity College.
Understanding the importance of security for sustainable neighborhood renewal, SINA makes public safety an ongoing priority. For this reason, SINA works closely with residents, member institutions’ security forces, and the Hartford Police Department (HPD) to address public safety and quality of life issues.
SINA helps build and support Southside businesses by working closely with economic stakeholders in the area – working with business associations to refresh commercial corridors and undertake streetscape and façade improvements.
SINA ‘s REACH (Recognition Education Achievement and Community Health) committee is focused on supporting youth development and encouraging neighborhood advocacy and leadership that will guide the community towards upcoming achievements.
The Riverfront Dragon Boat and Asian Festival celebrates its 16th year with a free family-friendly event offering a unique celebration of Asian culture highlighted by the exciting sport of dragon boat racing. Festival highlights included authentic Asian music and dance performances, food and merchandise vendors, an Asian beer garden, martial arts expo, arts and crafts for the kids and more.... Read MoreContinue Reading